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Business Licenses

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All businesses operating within the corporate boundaries of the town of Olds are required to possess a valid Town of Olds Business License.

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Business Types
Resident Business
Any business that ordinarily locates or maintains a permanent place of business within the corporate limits of the Town.

Non-Resident Business
Any business that does not ordinarily locate or maintain a permanent place of business within the corporate limits of the Town.

Temporary Business
A commercial, merchandising or industrial activity or undertaking; a profession, trade, occupation, calling or employment; or, an activity providing goods or services, however formed, including a cooperative or association of persons carried on within the corporate limits of the town of Olds where the duration of the business activity is equal to or less than two consecutive weeks.

Home Occupation
All businesses operating within a residential property require:

  1. Home Occupation Permit
  2. Business License

Non-Profit
See Business License Bylaw 2015-20 for more information.

Mobile Vendors
A Mobile Vendor Permit is required for mobile vendors operating within the Town of Olds.

A business may be required to apply for a change of use. A Development Permit would need to be submitted.

Signs require a Development Permit.

Business License Fees

Yearly Business License
Yearly licenses are for the calendar year, 1 January to 31 December.

  • Resident Business - $100.00 per Calendar Year
  • Non-Resident - $200.00 per Calendar Year

Half-Year Business License Fees - Applicable To First-Time Business Licenses Only
The fee payable for a first time business license issued between 1 July and 31 December is 50% of the applicable license fee for the full year (see fees above).

Temporary Business License Fees
These licenses are for business activity equal to or less than two consecutive weeks. Temporary Licenses terminate upon completion of the four-week time frame as stated on the License.

  • Resident Business (Temporary) - $25.00 per 4 consecutive weeks
  • Non-Resident Business (Temporary) - $50.00 per 4 consecutive weeks

See Business License Bylaw 2015-20 for more information.

Optional Online Business Directory Link
Your Business License fee allows you the option of having your business listed in our online Business Directory at no extra charge.

If you have any questions about Business Licenses, email planning@olds.ca or call the Planning Department at 403-556-6981.

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