The City of London supports the entrepreneurial spirit and small business through a home occupation by-law that recognizes the needs of business, balanced against the needs of the community. Below you'll find frequently asked questions about operating a home base business.
Before starting a home based business, review the City of London Zoning By-law Z.-1, Section 4 - General Provisions, Subsection 4.10 - Home Occupation for all regulations.
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Please visit the Service London Business web page or come to the Business Hub on the main floor of City Hall for more information to plan, launch, and grow your business.
Visit the Property Inquiry System to determine if a property has an active business licence.
Note: A business licence may not be required. Visit the Business Licensing information page for more information