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Effective Jan 15, 2022, all business licence applications (new and renewal) must be submitted using the online services

Contact Information

Agency Information

Funding City / Town

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

Many businesses in Oakville are required to have a business licence, which ensures businesses follow by-law regulations and limitations, and provides supporting documentation and security clearances, which provide consumer protection

  • for a complete list of businesses that require a licence, see here (under "Step One")

Please note: operating a business in the Town of Oakville without a valid licence is a chargeable offence

Submit your Business Licence or Renewal Application

Looking to start a business in Oakville?


Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm

Areas Served Oakville
Eligibility No restrictions * depending on the type of business you are licensing, you will be required to provide different supporting documents and approvals
  • visit website
  • submit your business licence application on-line and pay the required licensing fee
  • all business licence applications (new and renewal) must be submitted using the online service
Languages English
Fees Service ; Current Fees

Site Information

Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
Oakville Town Hall
1225 Trafalgar Rd
Oakville, ON L6H 0H3
View Google Map
Intersection Trafalgar Rd and Iroquois Shore Rd
Mailing Address c/o Enforcement Services
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Categories and Classification

HCSD Main Heading Employment / Training
HCSD Sub Heading Self Employment / Entrepreneurship
Service Categories Business Registration/Licensing

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