City of Brantford presently requires General Trades to be licenced.
licence covers such things as:
Trough, Fascia & Soffits
Paving & Sealing.
contractors working within the City Limits, must have on their
a valid photo ID licence.
City of Brantford
General Trades Licence
does this mean to the homeowner?
means the homeowner has peace of mind that the person(s) working on
property have shown the City of Brantford proof of public liability,
damage insurance (Minimum $2 million dollars), and if applicable, WSIB
(Workplace Safety & Insurance Board).
does this mean to the contractor?
General Building Trades Licence is a licence that grants legal
to engage in the business of carrying out repairs or renovations.
consist of reconstruction, installation, extension or replacement of
part of a building. Applications for such licence are made at the Ciry
Clerk's Department, Main Floor City Hall. The application requirements
include information regarding insurance and business registration with
WSIB (If applicable).
you would like any information on By-law which regulates the trades
process in the City of Brantford or wish to find out if a contractor is
licenced, please call:
- Chapter 357 GENERAL BUILDING TRADES