North Saanich is joining Sidney in waiving business renewal fees for 2021.
The measure represents a break for the business community in North Saanich and follows Sidney’s decision to waive business renewal fees.
According to North Saanich’s 2020 financial plan, the municipality raised $48,000 from businesses licenses last year. By contrast Sidney received $85,000.
“If you have a 2020 North Saanich business licence, please look for your 2021 business licence in the mail over the next few weeks,” reads a release from the municipality. North Saanich businesses without a licence or changing services are asked to submit an application and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org.