Business Licenses


To operate a business located in Beaumont you must hold a valid Development Permit and Beaumont Business License. Business licenses need to be renewed annually and expire on December 31 of each year.

Business License Application

A completed Business License Application can be mailed or dropped off with payment to Beaumont Administration Office.

Non-Profit Organizations

A charitable or non-profit organization conducting business or fundraising shall be exempt from licensing requirements.


View the Fees and Charges for details regarding fees for home-based businesses, commercial, seasonal, temporary, home builder and general contractors.

Home Based Businesses

All businesses operating from a home require a development permit and a business license. Notification is placed in the local newspaper advising all residents of the new business (the development permit and the notification fee is a one time cost). There is a 21-day appeal period in which appeals may be made to the Subdivision and Development Appeal Board. A $57.00 fee applies for each appeal.

Home Based Business Application Package

For more information on other types of businesses please e-mail