What you need to know
Important note If you have a summer patio permit, you must remove the patio by November 1. Once your patio is removed, email email@example.com to confirm its removal. If you are interested in operating your patio throughout the winter, apply to extend your permit for a full year with the year-round one year trial permit.
Available patio permits:
- Summer (simplified review): April 1 - October 31
- Summer (regular review): April 1 - October 31
- Year-round (2022/23 trial for curbside patios only): November 1, 2022 – October 31, 2023
A curbside patio may be located in the curb lane of the street (on-street parking, road space, or street plazas) in front of or on the side of a ground floor business storefront.
Important note If you have a valid BC liquor licence and LCRB External website, opens in new tab approval, you can serve alcohol to patio patrons.
Review the requirements and apply.
Monday to Friday
8:30am to 5pm
320 - 507 West Broadway
Vancouver, BC V5Z 0B4