Information on starting a new business. View Business Licence Brochure (155 KB)

City of Campbell River welcomes new business to our community.

This page is aimed at new businesses to our community, whether you are starting a new endeavor or relocating to Campbell River from another area. We hope that you will agree that you have chosen the right "home" for your business and family.

As an added value, we would encourage you to review our Campbell River economic development at to find out what our local specialists can do to assist you. The Campbell River Economic Development Corporation is set up to aid those people thinking, launching, and growing their business in Campbell River and the North Island.

A fillable/printable form is available here: Business Licence Application Form. (537 KB).

Our aim is to provide you with information to various pieces of legislation and community information that will assist you in making the move/transition to Campbell River as smooth as possible. Additional information that may be of help when planning to start your business has been compiled on this page and is available in detail from other areas of our website.

City Bylaws relating to business in Campbell River can be found in the Document Library.

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