Business Licensing

Greenview’s Business License Directory

Businesses wishing to be included in the Business License Directory must have a valid Business License issued by Greenview. View the latest Online Business Directory (revised July 27, 2016).

Why do I need a Business License?

A Business License shows the public that your business meets requirements and is permitted to operate within Greenview.

How can I apply for a Business License?

Any person owning or operating a business within the municipality may obtain an annual Business License in accordance with the Licensing Bylaw.  This applies to all commercial and industrial establishments, as well as home occupations.

Business License Application Package

Do I need a development permit for my business?

You cannot operate a business without first obtaining a development permit. A Development Permit is necessary to ensure that the proposed operation complies with the uses of the land in the Land Use Bylaw for that specific location.  A Development Permit is required for:

  • Minor Home Occupations
  • Major Home Occupations
  • Small Scale Industrial Pursuits

Development Permit Application Package

How can I renew my Business License?

A Business License expires on December 31st of the year in which the Business License was issued. The fee for renewing a Business License is $ 10.00.