A Restaurant is described as an eating establishment where food is prepared and offered for retail sale.

Application Requirements:

  • Zoning approval from the Chatham-Kent Building Department

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

  • A copy of the Master Business Licence (via Service Ontario)

Restaurants are subject to a health inspection annually. 

Licence Details:

  • Licence Type: Restaurant

  • Initial Fee: $242

  • Renewal Fee: $150

  • 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.