Industry Stakeholders Information Meeting for Licensing By-law on January 22, 2015

Tue, 23 Dec 2014

Town staff invite interested industry stakeholders to an information meeting to provide comments regarding the new proposed comprehensive Licensing By-law. Anyone wishing to speak to this matter may do so at the meeting.

The Town of Oakville is initiating a review of the comprehensive Licensing By-law. Since By-law 2008-093 was passed, a number of amendments and new schedules have been added. As a result, there is a need for clarity and consistency.

A new comprehensive Licensing By-law will be presented to Council for adoption in the New Year following the completion of the public consultation. The new comprehensive Licensing By-law proposes the addition of Driving School Instructors and Refreshment Vehicle Operators as licencees as well as the addition of Taxicabs and Limousines. The intention of the new Licensing By-law is to provide one generally accepted rules for all businesses and to address matters such as public safety, consumer protection and nuisance control.

Anyone wishing to speak to this matter at the meeting is invited to do so. Written comments may also be submitted for distribution at the meeting and should be directed to Town Clerk by no later than noon on Monday, January 19, 2015, be email at townclerk@oakville.ca, by fax to 905-815-2025, or by mail

Town Clerk
1225 Trafalgar Road
Oakville, ON L6H 0H3

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact:

Luis Ferreira, MLEO, CPSO, Supervisor of Licensing and By-law Services
Clerk’s department
905-845-6601, ext. 3256
luis.ferreira@oakville.ca