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Outdoor maintenance only allowed for essential businesses in Vaughan

Landscapers, lawn maintenance, pool and fence companies require business license to provide services
April 30, 2020

Landscaping, lawn-care, fence and pool companies can continue with their services but this can only be applied if what offered relates to safety, security, sanitation or essential maintenance purposes only.

The City of Vaughan said on its website on April 25 that, “This marks the latest effort to ensure the protection and safety of citizens and their properties.”

“Businesses including but not limited to landscapers, lawn maintenance, pool and fence companies require a Vaughan Business License to offer or provide services within the City,” it added.

“Operating without a valid license is a violation and a chargeable offence. For more information about licensing, contact Access Vaughan at 905-832-2281.”

In compliance with the Ontario Essential Business list and the City’s Emergency Measures Bylaw, service areas that can continue include: