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Precious Metals Dealer Licence

A Precious Metals Dealer is a person who carries on the business of dealing in precious metals. Precious metals include; gems and other precious stones; gold, silver, platinum and other similar metals, paper money of numismatic value and jewelry consisting of precious stones or precious metals.

Application Process:

The application form is available on-line.

You can also contact Community By-Law Enforcement Services to request an application by mail, or visit Community By-Law Enforcement Services and pick up the application in person.

Prerequisites:

Upon application, Community By-Law Enforcement Services will coordinate the following:

  • Verification from a City employee authorized to administer and enforce the Winnipeg Zoning By-law or the Downtown Winnipeg Zoning By-law that operation of the business on the premises for which the Licence is sought is permitted under one of those two zoning by-laws
  • An occupancy permit authorizing the proposed business to occupy the premises for which the Licence is sought
  • Verification from the Fire Paramedic Chief or delegate that the operation of the business on the proposed premises meets the requirements of the Fire Prevention By-law, the Manitoba Fire Code and other regulatory requirements relating to fire safety
  • Certificate of Record Review Board from Winnipeg Police Service

Cost:

$905.00

Fees are not permitted to be pro-rated or reduced, however, a recent Council approved amendment to the Doing Business in Winnipeg By-law now allows annual licences to be taken at any time of the year. Licences are valid for one year from date of purchase.

Renewal Period:

Annually

Inspection:

N/A

On-line Form:

Application for Business Licence

More Information:

Click here for more information about this Licence

Contact Information:

Community By-Law Enforcement Services

Other Information:

See also Used Goods Dealer.

Applicants may be required to provide suitable identification.

Last update: January 12, 2017