Starting/Expanding a Business

We support business in Westlock and encourage opportunity.
 
All business’s operating within the Town of Westlock are required to obtain a Business License as per Bylaw 2015-09. This also includes business’s that are not from Westlock but preforming work within Westlock. Business License’s are valid for the calendar year (January 1 – December 31) and must be renewed yearly.
 
Along with the purchase of a Business License, your business will be advertised in our local business directory and on the Town of Westlock website directory.
 

Fees

 Resident Business License  $100.00/year
 Non-Resident Business License  $200.00/year
 Hawker/Peddler License  $100.00/year or $35.00/day
 Event/Festival License  $50.00/event
 
Pease Note: a Development Permit and/or Building Permit may be required for the change of use or intensity of an existing building to accommodate the new business.
 

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