Licenses and Permits
Ready to start a business in Rossland? Great! Your first step with the City of Rossland will be to obtain a business license. All businesses located in or providing services within City of Rossland boundaries must be in possession of a valid business license. The business licensing process ensures consumers that businesses are operating in a safe manner. Dog Licenses and Burn Permit application are also located here.
Whether you have a store downtown, run an Airbnb, a cleaning company, you get the idea, a business of any kind, the City of Rossland requires you to have a valid and up to date business license. Fill in the application form and you will be sorted in no time!
We know you want your business to be seen, being the historical town we are, we do have guidelines around signage. If you are unsure please call City Hall to get clarification.
Dogs over four months old living within the City, must be licenced by the City of Rossland. Licencing your dog is one of the most important means of ensuring the safety of your pet. If your dog accidentally gets out of the yard, the licence allows the Animal Control Officer to identify your dog and get it back to you. Dog licences can be purchased at City Hall during regular office hours or online – choose ‘I Want To’…’Make a Payment’ from the top drop-down menu.
The City of Rossland reminds residents that open burning of yard and garden waste is prohibited within the City. The City of Rossland’s Burning Bylaw does not allow for the burning of yard waste, garbage, construction or demolition material. In some situations, a “Special Burning Permit” can be issued. Please contact City Hall if you wish to apply.