Canada - Country Commercial Guide
Licensing Requirements for Professional Services

Includes license requirements for key professional services that are open to U.S. service providers.

Last published date: 2022-08-03

To do business in Canada, and to comply with government regulations, you may need a variety of licenses and/or permits from various levels of government. The permits and licenses search tool can assist you in finding which licensing requirements may apply to your business. You should check with the local government about requirements for new businesses in your planned area of operation.