Renew an existing business licence

Business licence renewal notices are mailed out in early December. Your renewed licence will be printed and mailed to you in February.

Before you renew your licence

Before you submit your payment, review your invoice to make sure it is accurate. If there are any changes to your business that are not reflected on your invoice, please contact us before paying to see if your fee has changed.

Email building@dnv.org
Phone — 604-990-2480 

Ways you can renew your licence

You can submit your payment online, in person, or by mail.

Renew online right now

Renew your business licence online now

When you renew online, you can pay with:

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • American Express

To renew online, you need to know your business licence number. If you do not know your licence number, follow this link to look it up now.

Renew by mail

Mail your invoice and payment to District Hall. When you pay by mail, you can pay with:

  • Visa
  • MasterCard
  • American Express
  • cheque

Renew in person

Bring your invoice and payment to District Hall (Monday-Friday, 8am-4:30pm). When you come in person, you can pay with:

  • Visa
  • MasterCard
  • American Express
  • cheque
  • debit
  • cash

Other licences or permits you may need

Are you a contractor with a business located on the North Shore?

​Do you operate a commercial vehicle for your business?