PUBLIC CONSULTATION – REQUEST FOR COMMENTS

 

PROPOSED LICENSE CATEGORIES AND FEES

 

The proposed fees provided for discussion purposes only have been arrived at by:

-         comparing fees that are currently in place in former municipalities,

-         observing the Municipal Act of Ontario regulation that requires that license fees not exceed the cost of the licensing program including administration, enforcement and prosecution,

-         keeping a revenue neutral objective.

An additional $50 Processing fee will apply per application.
An additional $50 Transfer fee may apply to relocate from one vending space to another. 

1.  EXHIBITIONS includes Retail Exhibitions, Festival Exhibitions, Hobby Exhibitions, Flea Markets, Farmers Markets, Outdoor vehicle or merchandise sales event (off-site sales).  In addition all vendors will be required to have valid “Sellers” or “Refreshment” licenses.

$3,000             ANNUAL ($50 fee may be required for each event within the year to cover the cost of updating documents and notifying the Enforcement and Inspection Division of the details of the new event.)

$   300             PER EVENT (1 to 14 consecutive days) plus $50 per day over 14 days
$   150             DAY EVENT plus $50 per day

2.  SELLERS includes itinerant sellers selling goods, wares, merchandise or produce from place to place or from a particular place, seasonal produce vendors, flower vendors, pumpkin and Christmas tree vendors, may also include transient traders, etc.

Person who carries articles on his or her person

$200                ANNUAL (door-to-door) (per location)             (excludes Canada Day)
$200                PER EVENT (1 to 14 consecutive days)            (excludes Canada Day)     $100                DAY EVENT plus $50 per day, and                   (excludes Canada Day)
$200                CANADA DAY

Person vending from hand-powered or pedal-powered vehicle

$500                ANNUAL (per location)                                   (excludes Canada Day)
$250                PER EVENT (1 to 14 consecutive days)            (excludes Canada Day)
$100                DAY EVENT plus $50 per day                  (excludes Canada Day)
$250                CANADA DAY

Person vending from a motor vehicle

$800                ANNUAL (per location)                                   (excludes Canada Day)
$250                PER EVENT (1 to 14 consecutive days)             (excludes Canada Day)
$100                DAY EVENT plus $50 per day                  (excludes Canada Day)
$250                CANADA DAY

3.  REFRESHMENT VEHICLES and REFRESHMENT SELLERS includes vendors who go from place to place or to a particular place to sell food products, ice cream and beverages sold for immediate consumption, and includes vendors who cook the food in the vehicle from which the food is sold.  

Person selling refreshments from his or her person

$200                ANNUAL                                                       (excludes Canada Day)
$200                CANADA DAY

Hand-powered or pedal powered Refreshment Vehicle (no cooking) (no ice-cream)

(microwave heated foods, soups and hot beverages permitted)

$500                ANNUAL (per location)                                   (excludes Canada Day)
$250                PER EVENT (1 to 14 consecutive days)            (excludes Canada Day)
$100                DAY EVENT plus $50 per day,                 (excludes Canada Day)
$250                CANADA DAY

Hand-powered or pedal powered Refreshment Vehicle (with cooking)

$800                ANNUAL (per location)                                   (excludes Canada Day)
$250                PER EVENT (1 to 14 consecutive days)            (excludes Canada Day)                 $100                DAY EVENT plus $50 per day                  (excludes Canada Day)
$250                CANADA DAY

Mobile Canteen (Motor vehicle - no cooking)

(microwave heated foods, soups and hot beverages permitted)

$1,200             ANNUAL (per location)                                   (excludes Canada Day)
$250                PER EVENT (1 to 14 consecutive days)            (excludes Canada Day)     $100                DAY EVENT plus $50 per day,                 (excludes Canada Day)
$250                CANADA DAY

Chip Wagon (Motor vehicle - with cooking – not limited to French fries)

$1,800             ANNUAL (per location)                                   (excludes Canada Day)
$250                PER EVENT (1 to 14 consecutive days)            (excludes Canada Day)     $100                DAY EVENT plus $50 per day                  (excludes Canada Day)
$250                CANADA DAY

Ice-Cream Vehicle (hand-powered or pedal-powered vehicle only)

$500                ANNUAL                                                       (excludes Canada Day)    
$250                PER EVENT (1 to 14 consecutive days)            (excludes Canada Day)                 $100                DAY EVENT plus $50 per day                  (excludes Canada Day)    
$250                CANADA DAY


 

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