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Business Licensing

  • Prohibits the operation of certain businesses, trades and occupations without a licence issued by the Town
  • Sets standards for the condition of and conduct of licensed premises
  • Applications for licenses must be completed each year and nominal fees paid
  • Premises are inspected prior to issuing a licence
  • Examples of businesses requiring licences are: automobile service stations and garages; bake shops; barber shops; hair salons; pool halls; bowling alleys; dry cleaners; food premises and restaurants; grocery stores; salvage yards; Laundromats; mobile hair dressers; theatres; stores selling tobacco products; trailer camps; sign and billboard painters; flea markets; public halls.