Economic Development

Starting Your Business

The following are resources resources for successfully launching your business in Richmond.

Getting Started with BizPaL
BizPaL is an online tool provided by the Province of British Columbia that guides you through a series of questions to determine the specific licences and permits from all levels of government that your business will need to open a business in Richmond.

Business Registration
Business Registration provides information to help you with registering your business.

Business Licenses
A Richmond Business License is required to operate a business in Richmond, BC. Get all the information needed to apply for a new business license or renew your existing business license.

Business Signage 
A City permit is required for busines signage. Obtain business signage permit information.