A Personal Service Establishment is described as a Business or Premises offering skin or body treatments, and shall include but is not limited to facials, manicures, pedicures, electrolysis, tattoos, body piercing or any other similar treatment or service.

Application Requirements:

  • Zoning approval from the Chatham-Kent Building Department

  • Health Inspection completed by the Chatham--Kent Public Health Unit

    • Owner/operators must contact the Public Health Unit at least 14 days in advance of beginning operation
  • A copy of the Master Business Licence (via Service Ontario)

Licence Details:

  • Licence Type: Personal Service Establishment

  • Initial Fee: $246

  • Renewal Fee: $153

  • Expiry Date: End of the month plus one year from date of issuance 

Licence issuance is subject to inspection approvals and completed application requirements.

For further requirement details, please refer to the Consolidated Business Licensing Bylaw available in the downloads section.