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Find more information on permits, business licenses and applications issued by the City

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Find information on business permits and licences from all levels of government.

How to develop a property, Official Plan and master plans, What's happening in your neighbourhood...

Search for available commercial buildings and sites as well as generate site-specific demographic and business analysis reports.

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Increasing entrepreneurial momentum, wealth and jobs in Ottawa. Public sector procurement opportunities


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Travel and mobility information

The City of Ottawa is providing tools, tips and resources to help keep you informed and keep you moving.