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To view a copy of the Town's user fee booklet please click here


Open Air Burning and Backyard Fire Pit regulations please click here

Planning on Building a Deck, Shed or Fence?  Please click here for more information regarding the permit process.

Zoning Compliance Request $65.00


Online Birth Certificate Requests, Marriage licenses and death certificates please Click Here

Marriage License Applications are available at the Municipal Office, 203 Main Street East, Shelburne from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Monday to Friday or are available on line by clicking here.

The fee for a marriage license is $110.00 - cash or debit.

The Town of Shelburne offers Civil Marriage Ceremonies.  For a copy of the fees and guidelines please click here.

Ministry of Health and Long Term Care


Vendors establishing a business operating year-round in the Town of Shelburne at a specified location are required to hold a valid business license.

Hours of Service are Monday to Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Fee: $120

For a copy of a Business License Application Form please click here

Applicable By-laws 10-2001 & 30-2010


Vendors selling goods door to door or from a mobile location on a specific day(s), not year-round are required to hold a valid short term business license.

Applications are available on line or at the Municipal Office, 203 Main Street East from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Monday to Friday.  Fees for a non-resident are $650.  Fees for Town of Shelburne resident are $330.

By-Law 11-2001 

Special Event Vendors Permit

Retail Business Holiday Exemption $100 For an application please click here


Animal Control By-law #15-2018


First Dog $20 (spayed/neutered), Second Dog $30 (spayed/neutered), Third Dog (spayed/neutered) $80, Fourth dog & additional $100 (spayed/neutered)

First Dog $30 (NOT spayed/neutered), Second Dog $40 (NOT spayed/neutered), Third Dog $90 (NOT spayed/neutered), Fourth Dog & Additional $110 (NOT spayed/neutered)

Tags are purchased yearly on April 1st and are available at Town Hall (203 Main Street East, Shelburne).

A replacement tag will cost $5.00

Dog License Application


Required for every organization/business/service group wishing to sell raffle tickets, 50/50 tickets, break-open tickets or run a bingo within the Town of Shelburne.

Application forms are available at the Town of Shelburne municipal office, 203 Main Street East, Shelburne from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Monday to Friday.  Fees are 3% of the total prize value.


Fee: $120

Sign permits are required for every new sign (permanent and mobile) being erected within the Town of Shelburne.  A diagram and photo of the proposed sign is required with all permit applications.  Sign permit applications are available at the Municipal Office, 203 Main Street East, Shelburne from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Monday to Friday or by downloading the  following applications:

Mobile Sign Permit Application

Sign Permit Application

For a copy of the Town of Shelburne Sign By-law please click here


The fees for taxi licenses are as follows:

Taxi Cab Owner License application $560 per new application

Taxi Cab Owner License renewal $150 per year

Taxi Cab Drivers License Application/Renewal $35.00 per year

Taxi Cab Vehicle Inspection $46.50 per year & per vehicle

Taxi Cab Owner Waiting List Application $100 per application

To Access the Taxi By-law please click here

If you have any further questions please contact the By-Law Enforcement Officer

Vanessa Albanese (519) 925-2600 Ext. 255 or by email bylaw@shelburne.ca

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