Business License

Business License 

Welcome to Barrhead, we are happy that you are interested in doing business here and are excited to get you started. Before you apply for a Business License you must determine if the license you need is applicable to the district you plan on operating in. Below you can find a quick and easy step by step process which will help you acquire the Business License you need.

  1. Refer to the LUB District map to determine the district you are planning on operating in.
  2. Open the Land Use Bylaw and refer to Part XI: District Regulations.
  3. Match your district and click on the applicable section.
  4. You will find the different uses available in your district. This will determine which business licence you require.
  5. Every business operating in Barrhead is required to obtain a Business License as per Bylaw 06-2017.
 

 Annual Business License Fees Other Business License Fees
Residential Annual License $125  Hawkers, Peddlers, Door to Door Sales  $75/week
Home Based Business Annual License  $175 Temporary Business License $50/week 
Non-Resident Annual License $250  Food Vending Unit License  $125/yearly 
    General Contractor License  $500 
 
For any questions, clarification or submissions:
 
Contact: Cheryl Callihoo
Director of Development & Legislative Services
Phone: 780-674-3301
Email: ccallihoo@barrhead.ca