Permits & Licenses

Permits and licenses ensure your building and developments meet provincial and municipal requirements. The Planning & Development Department details all permits and licenses for which you may need to apply.

Some of our most commonly requested permits include:
• Planning and Development Permits
• Zoning and Development Agreements
• Building Permits

BizPal is an online service that simplifies the business permit and license process for entrepreneurs and business professionals. BizPaL gives you one-stop information on permits and licenses for all levels of government. Whether you’re starting a business or looking to expand – BizPal produces a custom list of permits and licenses you will need.

You will be prompted to answer some simple questions such as:  The type of business you have or want to start. The municipality where your business is located. Any activities of your business (such as serving alcohol or processing food).

You will be provided a customized list of permits and licenses for all levels of government depending on your answers. You can also search using a Keyword Search if you’re looking for a specific permit.