Business Licensing Process and Fees

Any person wishing to operate a business listed in the attached table is required to have the appropriate license.  All Non-Resident Businesses require a Business License. Any home based businesses will require a home office consent form or a home based business permit from our Planning and Development department prior to the approval of the business license application.

Complete the Business License Application form and submit to Enforcement Services by:

Person at City on 99


Enforcement Services, City of Grande Prairie 
PO Bag 4000
Grande Prairie, AB  T8V 6V3 


Fax: 780-830-7093

License fees vary depending on the type of business. Every Business License expires at midnight one year from the date it is issued.

Business License Governance

All Business Licenses are governed by the Business License Bylaw and Grande Prairie Enforcement Services is responsible for addressing applications, suspensions, and other matters related to such licenses.

Additional Requirements

The following links contain more information, definitions and requirements for the specified businesses:

For More Information

Contact Enforcement Services at 780-830-5878 or