Business Licences

The District of Fort St. James regulates business licences through the Business Licence Bylaw.

All businesses operating within District boundaries must purchase and maintain a municipal business licence.  Business licences  range from $50 – $400 per year, and seasonal licences can be purchased for 50% of the full year fee.

You can download a Business License application and send the completed form to the municipal office, or apply online through BizPal.

BizPaL Online Business Permits and Licences

BizPaL is a web-based service that allows business clients to easily generate a customized list of the permits and licenses they require from three levels of government – local, provincial and federal – by answering some simple, generic questions about the business.

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