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.

 

 

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News & Notices

Bid Opportunities

posted 17 Aug 2018

Active Transportation Plan

Public Notice - Bulkley Valley Emergency Support Services Reception Centre

posted 16 Aug 2018

Wildfire Evacuees – Please register at an Emergency Support Services Reception Centre ASAP

Recreational Cannabis Smithers

posted 15 Aug 2018

The Town of Smithers is asking the community to help guide the development of a regulatory approach and framework. We Would Like Your Thoughts!

Public Safety Announcement - Open Fire Ban within the Town of Smithers

posted 03 Aug 2018

Effective as of 12:00pm, Friday, August 3, 2018, camp fires and other types of open fires within the Town of Smithers municipal boundaries are hereby prohibited. 

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