City of Courtenay

Located on the East coast of Vancouver Island, Courtenay is in the heart of some of the Island’s most beautiful farming land. The City of Courtenay is a bustling metropolis with galleries, theatres, shops and restaurants. In addition to unique shops, services and eateries, Courtenay is also home to an incredible cultural district.

City of Courtenay Business Information

Business Licence Information – To operate within the City of Courtenay, you will be required to purchase a business license. Due to Inter-municipal bylaw amendments, you may be able to receive a business license for both the City of Courtenay and the Town of Comox.

One-Stop Business Registry – The One-Stop business registry system allows you to do multiple registrations for your business all in one place.

Zoning Bylaws – The City of Courtenay Bylaws contain provisions that regulate the use, size, height, density and location of buildings on properties within the City.

Zoning Map – The zoning Map for the City of Courtenay outlines the type usage that each parcel of land is regulated to be used for.

Official Community Plan – Our Official Community Plan provides a policy framework for Council by addressing important issues such as housing, transportation, economic development and the environment.

Downtown Revitalization – The City of Courtenay has developed a vision for the future of downtown Courtenay. A series of consultation events invited the public, including the downtown business community, to have a say in the downtown revitalization process.

For more information on the City of Courtenay, please contact:

City of Courtenay
830 Cliffe Avenue
Courtenay, BC V9N 2J7

Phone: 1-250-334-4441
Fax: 1-250-334-4241