The Town of The Blue Mountains classified any property rented on a basis of less than 30 days as Short Term Accommodation (STA). On August 23, 2021, By-law 2021-70 was enacted to regulate the STA process, and By-law 2021-71 was passed to implement an Administrative Monetary Penalty System (AMPS) for infractions by licensees.
Short Term Accommodation Licensing
Find out if your property is zoned to allow for an STA, and review the steps of the application process.
The Town maintains a GIS map showing the location of all licensed STA properties.
To report a concern about an STA outside of regular office hours, please contact our after-hours answering service at (519) 599-3131 ext. 249
Alternatively, please submit your concern via email to the STA Licensing Administrator or by registering to our Online Service System; emails and online submissions are monitored outside of regular office hours.