Amendment to Business Licencing & Regulation Bylaw

Notice is hereby given pursuant to S. 59 of the Community Charter, that at the Regular meeting of Council to be held at 7:00PM on May 14, 2018 Council will consider amendments to Business Licencing and Regulation Bylaw No. 2028. The proposed amendments will expand mobile vending from vending food and non-alcoholic beverages to also include offering for sale goods, wares, merchandise or articles on a retail basis, amends several other definitions including Mobile Vending Vehicle and increases maximum permitted vehicle size.  The bylaw does not change locations where mobile vending is permitted.

Copies of the bylaw are available on the City’s website at or at City Hall 501-3rd Avenue, Fernie BC.

All persons who believe that their interest is affected by the above proposed bylaw shall be afforded a reasonable opportunity to be heard in person, by a representative, or by written submission on the matters contained within the bylaw by any of the following methods:

By Email:   In Person at the Council Meeting: City Hall 501 – 3rd Avenue
By Fax: 250.423.3034             
By Mail: City of Fernie, Corporate Administration Services, PO Box 190, Fernie, BC V0B 1M0

The deadline for written submissions is 4:00PM on MONDAY, MAY 14, 2018.  Submissions must include your name and street address and are public information pursuant to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.