Permits, licences and regulations 

Learn about permits, licences and regulations that apply to your business.

  • Permits and licences

    Use our service to find federal, provincial/territorial and municipal permits and licences that you may need to start your business.

  • Regulated business activities

    Learn what regulations apply to key business activities like importing, exporting, marketing, managing employees, and transporting goods.

  • Regulated industries

    Find out how certain industry sectors are regulated and what some of the key business obligations are in those sectors.