Start a Business

Step 1Step 1: Register your business name

- Online through the Province of Alberta

- In person at the Banff Registry

Step 2Step 2: Visit BizPaL

BizPaL is an innovative project that provides entrepreneurs with simplified access to the information on permits and licences that they need to establish and run their businesses. This unique partnership among federal, provincial, territorial, regional and local governments is designed to cut through the paperwork burden and red tape that small business owners encounter.

Step 3Step 3: Are you based in within town boundaries or not?

Reference the town boundary map to find out whether or not you are operating within town boundaries, park boundaries or both.

4Step 4: Apply for your license

Town of Banff Business License Application