Business Licensing

In Smithers, a business licence is required for anyone conducting business within the Town boundaries. This includes businesses that are located out of town, but operate within Town boundaries and home base businesses. A Business License is also required for a change in ownership, change in business location, or a business with multiple locations.

5 Steps to a Business License
Business License Application Guide

Business License Application Form 

Zoning Regulations for Home Based Business
Mobile Restaurant and Mobile Vendor Business Licence Checklist 
The Development Process Flowchart   
Business Licence Bylaw No. 1763

Resources for new businesses:

 For further information, please contact the Development Services Department at 250.847.1600.