All Businesses, including home based business, in the Town of Smiths Falls need a business licence.  Business Licencing assists the Town in identifying new businesses or those that have moved or changed ownership and ensures spaces of business operations meet health and safety requirements. The Licencing process is regulated through the Town's Business Licencing By-Law 2008.

The licencing process is FREE and easy and staff are here to assist you though the process.

Depending on the type of business you may be required to include additional information or confirmation of approvals such as health unit approvals, AGCO Licences, Fire Inspections, etc.

For more information and to submit your application form please contact Sandra Wattters in the Building Department at or 613-283-4124 x 1132.

New Business? For additional information about Starting a Business in Smiths Falls view the resource page or contact the Manager of Economic Development and Tourism Julia Crowder at or 613-283-4124 x 1107.


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