Auction Hall Permit

These licences are required if auctions will be conducted as part of a business.

Person auctioning art

Options to apply


1. On the Licensing Portal:

2. In person or by mail to:

By-Law and Compliance, Licensing & Permit Services
Vaughan City Hall, Level 100 
2141 Major Mackenzie Dr.

Vaughan, ON  L6A 1T1


3. Via the drop-boxes located at the entrances of Vaughan City Hall. 


4. By e-mail to:, along with scanned copies of required documentation.


Please ensure the application or e-mail indicates a contact phone number

for staff to collect payment.


If submitting your application by mail or via the drop-box, please enclose payment in the form of a cheque made payable to the City of Vaughan. If submitting your application via e-mail, please ensure the application or accompanying message indicate a contact name and phone number for our staff to collect payment.




You can apply online on the Licensing Portal, or in-person, by mail, drop-box or email using one of the application forms below.   


The Auctioneer licence requires a photo of the applicant to be submitted, as described here.


Auction Hall Application (PDF)

Auctioneer Application (PDF)


Notes About Zoning:


  • To apply for a newlicence, a Zoning Clearance, issued within the last 365 days, is required to be submitted with the application form above.
  • You can apply for a Zoning Clearance online here







Auctioneer$ 695$ 585$ 717$ 603
Auction Hall$ 683$ 604$ 703$ 623