​​​​​​​​​The Licensing division makes sure that vehicles, owners and drivers meet strict qualifications under the City’s Mobile Licensing By-Law before a licence is issued. These include health and safety inspections, criminal/MTO checks and insurance.

Issuing a mobile licence

The City of Brampton issues or renews licenses for approximately 1,000 vehicles each year including taxis, limousines, tow trucks, driving schools, refreshment vehicles, etc.

Mobile licenses are issued by an Enforcement Clerk at the Enforcement and By-Law Services Division following inspection of the vehicle by a licence inspector to ensure compliance with the applicable schedule within the Mobile Licensing By-law 67-2014.

Mobile businesses that require a licence

The following mobile businesses currently require a licence in order to operate in the City of Brampton. Select a topic below to learn about the mobile licensing and inspection requirements, process and how to book and arrange an inspection by a licensing enforcement officer.

 Frequently Asked Questions

Contact By-law Enforcement

Flower City Community Campus
8850 McLaughlin Road South, Unit 2
Brampton, ON L6Y 5T1

Hours of Operation:
Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm


  • Dial 3-1-1 (within City limits)
  • 905.874.2000 (outside City limits)
  • 905.874.2130 (Teletypewriter or Text Telephone)

Emails received after business hours will be responded to the next business day.

Contact the City Clerk's Office

Brampton City Hall
2 Wellington Street West
Brampton, ON L6Y 4R2

Southwest corner of Main and Queen

Hours of Operation:
Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm


  • 905.874.2551 (lottery inquiries)
  • 905.874.2580 (stationary business inquiries)
  • 905.874.2130 (Teletypewriter or Text Telephone)