Bed and Breakfast

Bed and Breakfast/Guest House Establishments

Business Licensing By-law 395-2004, Schedule B2 (see By-laws Online)

Category New Renewal
Fee $616.00 $191.00

Applicant Requirements:

  • Application for Bed and Breakfast/Guest House
  • Business Ownership Declaration
  • (2) pieces of government-issued identification (I.D.) including one photo I.D. as well as one I.D. demonstrating proof of status in Canada (e.g. birth certificate, Canadian passport, Canadian citizenship card, permanent resident card, work permit, etc.) (new only)
  • Certificate of Incorporation, if applicable (new only)
  • Board of Health Inspection Certificate - Visit online.
  • Electrical approval
  • Public Liability/Property Damage Insurance policy ($2,000,000.00 or more)
  • Police Records Check - original, not more than 30 days old, issued in the municipality in which the applicant resides (new only)
  • Floor plans - two (2) copies (new only)
  • Parking facility diagram (new only)

Licence Renewal Deadline - October 31

Licensing Division
Suite 110 - 350 City Hall Square West
Windsor, Ontario
N9A 6S1

Hours of Operation:

  • Business, animal, and lottery licensing:
    8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday (except holidays)
  • By-law Enforcement Unit:
    8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday (except holidays)

Phone: For general information, call 311.
For detailed inquiries, call (519) 255-6200.