City programs that may change how you run your business

The following programs can make your business safer, sustainable, and competitive.


By-law details on the ban on foam cups and foam take-out containers.

Regulation redesign: simplifying rules for city building

We are launching a comprehensive review of City regulations and policies to make them more user-friendly and to help streamline review processes.

Seasonal leaf collection

Put leaves into your green bin. If you have extra, add them to paper yard waste bags for pickup on designated weekends.

Small business

We're working on several initiatives directly impacting small businesses and would like to hear your feedback.

Trades and construction

You can get a business licence that allows you to work trades in six cities throughout Metro Vancouver.

Contact the business licence offices

Location to pay only:
Revenue Services
Ground Floor, City Hall
453 West 12th Avenue

Phone: 311

Monday to Friday
8:30am to 5:00pm

Location to pay and update licence information:
Building and Development Services Centre
Ground Floor
515 West 10th Avenue

Monday, Wednesday, Friday
8:30am to 4:30pm

Tuesday, Thursday
8:30am to 4:00pm

Mailing address:
Revenue Services
PO Box 7878
Vancouver, BC V6B 4E2