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.

 

 

Licenses, Permits & Signage

News & Notices

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

posted 10 Jul 2017

Effective as of 10:45am, Monday, July 10, 2017, open fires within the Town of Smithers municipal boundaries are hereby prohibited. 

Parking Lot Closure - 3743 Second Avenue

posted 23 Jun 2017

will be closed as of June 26th, 2017 through to September 30th, 2017 for construction

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