A business license is required in order to operate a business within the City of Warman. Business licenses are administered on a yearly basis, with business license renewals occurring in January of every year. Having a City of Warman business license also provides the benefit of being included in our City of Warman website Business Directory and the annual “Guide to Warman” publication.
Business license applications can be printed off via our website, or picked up at City Hall. If you have any questions concerning the type of business license that would be required, please contact our Planning and Development Department at 306-933-2133 or email Natalie or Chris.
Business license fees: payable in cash, debit, or by cheque. No credit card payments/e-transfers accepted.
Yearly – January – December - $100; New businesses - September-December - $50.
Contactor License - $100
Storefront License - $100 – this will need to be pre-approved by the Planning Department prior to receiving payment and issuing the business license.
Home Based License - $100 – this will need to be pre-approved by the Planning Department prior to receiving payment and issuing the business license.
Transient Trader/Direct Seller License - $400 for the company license & $25 for each salesperson. Badge Identification must also be provided for each salesperson. This license will need to be preapproved by the Planning Department prior to receiving payment and issuing the business license.
Special Contractor - $350 (covers all subtrades)
Food Truck License - $100 – please see Food Truck Policy for requirements and approvals that must be met prior to payment/issuing of the business license.
Taxi License – $100 per driver/vehicle. Please use the Contractor business license application form. You must contact the Planning Department at the City of Warman as requirements/forms/approvals must be met prior to issuing the Taxi business license.