The Town of Athabasca requires that businesses operating within the municipal limits obtain a business license, which must be renewed annually. Renewal notices are sent out in December of each year. Please refer to Bylaw 15-14 Business Licenses.
Applying for a Business License
A complete Business License Application consists of:
A fully completed and signed Business License Application Form
Payment of the Application Fee as follows:
SCHEDULE "A” FEES
License Type Resident Business Athabasca County Non-Resident Business
General $100/year $200/year $300/year
Home Occupation $100/year N/A N/A
Daily $30/day (max 3 days) $45/day (max 3 days) $60/day (max 3 days)
Hawkers/Peddlers $100 $200 $300
1 week within the Town of Athabasca = 25% of the Annual Fee
Any Business license applied for after June 30 with be charged 50% of the Annual Fee
Acceptable payment methods: VISA/MasterCard/Cash/Cheque/Debit
Complying and carrying out business in accordance with applicable Federal and Provincial Statutes and Regulations are the applicants’ responsibility.