Hawkers/pedlars who operate from a motorized vehicle are mobile salespeople who sell a variety of goods.

Individuals, partnerships or corporations.

Apply in person at the Licence and Permit Issuing Office at East York Civic Centre, 850 Coxwell Ave., 3rd floor.

$1,175.41

Original documents required for all applications and renewal transactions.

Include two pieces of government-issued identification (one must be photo ID):

  • Canadian Passport (photo ID)
  • Driver’s Licence (photo ID)
  • Canadian Birth Certificate
  • Citizenship Card
  • Permanent Resident Card
  • SIN Card (Social Insurance Number)
  • valid Work Permit

Note: first and last names must match on all identification. We do not accept Health Cards.

Applicants must provide an original Criminal Record and Judicial Matters Check issued by a Canadian Police Service within 280 days prior to the application.

Please note:

After November 1st, 2018, under Province’s Police Record Checks Reform Act, 2015, Municipal Licensing and Standards will require “Criminal Record and Judicial Matters Checks” for all applications and renewals. “Criminal Record Checks” will not be accepted.

Proof of a health inspection from Toronto Public Health. You can arrange this by calling 311 or the Health Connection Line at 416-338-7600.

An original provincial vehicle registration, where the name and address match the applicants’ identification.

An original valid Safety Standards Certificate.

Your licence will expire annually on the anniversary of the date that the licence was first issued.

The renewal fee is $798.11.

A renewal notice, identifying any documents required to renew the licence, will be mailed to the address on file.

Payments received after the licence expiry date are subject to late fees in addition to the annual licence fee.

If you fail to renew your licence within 90 days of the specified renewal date, your licence will be cancelled and you will have to reapply.