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Community Services

Escort Licence

An escort is a person who charges or receives a fee for the following services:

  • Acting as a date
  • Providing personal companionship for a limited period of time

The definition of an escort does not include a person who provides care, supervision or assistance to children or to another person because of that other person’s advanced age or mental or physical disability.

Application Process:

Applicants must apply in person with identification and photographs as required on the application form.

There are several ways to access the escort licence application form:


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

  • Certificate from the Record Review Board Winnipeg Police Services



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:




On-line Form:

Application for Business Licence

More Information:

More information about this Licence

Contact Information:

Community By-Law Enforcement Services

Other Information:

See also Escort Agency.

See also Independent Escort Agency Licence.

Photograph required.

Applicants may be required to provide suitable identification.

Last update: February 1, 2019