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Starting a business? Not sure what permits and licences you require? BizPal is a new service that, through a series of online questions, determines the permits and licences you need to establish and run a business in your area.

The following 40 communities in BC have adopted BizPal:

100 Mile House, Williams Lake, Dawson Creek, Hazelton, Kitimat, Radium Hot Springs, Sparwood, Squamish, Trail, Abbotsford, Burnaby, Creston, Hudson’s Hope, Lillooet, Mission, Port Coquitlam, Richmond, Vancouver, Fort St. John, Fruitvale, Vanderhoof, Hope, New Hazelton, Prince Rupert, Queen Charlotte, Terrace, Chetwynd, Elkford, Fraser Lake, Northern Rockies Regional Municipality, Tumbler Ridge, Esquimalt, Kimberley, Logan Lake, Fort St. James, North Saanich, Sidney, Sooke, Victoria and View Royal.

To use this service visit: http://www.bizpal.ca/