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Business Licences: Businesses, including non-profits that operate more than 12 days in a calendar year and short-term rentals, require a business licence to operate in the City of Nanaimo.

Liquor Licences: Planning to sell or serve liquor? Here's what you need to know.

Cannabis Retailers: Federal legislation legalizing the production, sale and use of cannabis came into effect on October 17, 2018. Read about production, sales and use of cannabis in Nanaimo

Filming in Nanaimo: Lights, camera, action! From shooting a single scene to producing a feature or television series, every production has different needs. We're here to help! Read more here and then connect with our Economic Development Officer to get started.

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Last updated: February 23, 2024

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