Who needs a City of Greenwood business licence?

Many Canadians hold a romantic ideal of what life in a small-town might be like … shorter commutes, fresher air, safer streets, a stronger sense of community. Greenwood is Canada’s smallest city, a historic town, a community with 676 residents, located along Highway #3 nestled in the Kootenay Boundary region of southern British Columbia, and something to be seen

Anyone carrying on a business in Greenwood for gain or profit needs a Business Licence. Please reference Business Licence Bylaw 583.

Business Licences – $40.00 for a 1 year period (Jan. 1st to Dec. 31st) and  $60.00 for Multi-Business same entrance.

Building Permit Applications – Application for Building Permit Information contact RDKB 250-442-2708. Fees as per City of Greenwood Building Amendment Bylaw #762.

Dog LicencesTag prices up to January 31st of each year.
Fees increase as of February 1st of each year.

Neutered/Spayed Non-neutered/Non-spayed
Male dog – $15.00 Female dog – $15.00
Male dog – $30.00 Female dog – $30.00

Licence to Occupy – Application forms available at the City Office.

Burning Permits – Permit required for open burning – free

Garbage  – City garbage pick-up is Friday.  Please have garbage at curbside by 8 am.

Sprinkling Regulations – 7:00 am to 9:00 am and 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm daily.


Hunting/Fishing Licences available

ICBC – Autoplan sales available

Motor Vehicles – Drivers licence services

West Boundary Landfill (Greenwood) Deadwood Rd, 3 km from Hwy 3: Open Tues, Fri & Sat, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm – tipping fees as per Regional District Kootenay Boundary Bylaw 1232. See website www.rdkb.com or 1.800.355.7352.