The Town's Short Term Accommodation (STA) Licensing By-law provides a system for the licensing of STA premises (premises rented on a basis of 30 consecutive days or less).
The STA Licensing by-law objectives include, but are not limited to:
There are specific areas of the Town that are zoned to allow for licensed Short Term Accommodation use.
STA use does not include a motel, hotel, bed and breakfast establishment, tourist cabin or cottage, hospital, commercial resort unit, village commercial resort unit or similar commercial or institutional use.
All fees listed below include HST
|Initial STA Licensing Fee||$2,500.00|
|Initial STA Licensing Fee (condo unit)||$1,500.00|
|STA Licence Renewal Fee||$1,000.00|
|STA Licence Renewal Fee (condo unit)||$500.00|
|Late Renewal Fee||$500.00|
|Fire Safety Inspection||$75.00|
|STA Licensing Committee Appeal Fee||$500.00|
|Council STA Appeal Fee||$500.00|
|STA Re-inspection Fee||$100.00|
|Replacement STA Licence Placard||$50.00|
For information on Planning and Zoning please see our Planning Services page.
To report a By-law concern outside of regular office hours, please contact our after-hours answering service at (519) 599-3131 ext. 249 or 1-866-937-0815.