Business Licences

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A new or existing business in the City of Thorold does not require a business licence, unless it is one of the following establishments:

  • Auctioneer
  • Bed and Breakfast
  • Itinerant Seller
  • Refreshment Vehicle
  • Dog Kennels

Applications relevant to each trade, occupation or establishment are available from the Clerk's Department. Once the completed application and fee are received, the application will be circulated to the following departments, if necessary for approval:

  • Building and By-law
  • Fire and Emergency Services
  • Planning Department
  • Niagara Regional Public Health Department

Applicants are encouraged to submit the completed application to the Clerk's Department well in advance of your required date to allow sufficient time for processing.

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Hours of Operation: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday

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