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Short-Term Rental Licence Application

Welcome to the online application for a Short-Term Rental Accommodation Licence in the Town of Gravenhurst.

Before proceeding, please review By-law 2022-58 To Licence and Regulate Short-Term Rentals within the Town of Gravenhurst. The By-law provides information on what documents are required for submission.


As per section 1.1 (w): "Short-Term Rental Accommodation (or STRA) means the use of a dwelling unit that operates of offers a place of temporary residence, lodging or occupancy by way of concession, permit, lease, licence, rental agreement, or similar commercial arrangement for any period equal to or less than twenty-eight (28) consecutive calendar days, throughout all or any part of the calendar year, unless otherwise prohibited by this By-law or any other By-law of the Town of Gravenhurst."

In order to be eligible for consideration, all Short-Term Rental Licence Applicants must complete and submit the following application form, including all applicable documents outlined in By-law 2022-58.

If you have any questions regarding the licencing process, please contact the Legislative Services Department at 705-687-3412 option 8, or email



An application submission does not guarantee a licence. Most applications receive a response within 5 business days.

The application must be submitted before the session ends. There is no save feature to resume an application at a later time.

Licence fee: $750.00

Licence Duration: January 1, 2023 to December 31, 2023

Documents required for the application:

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Notice of Collection

The personal information recorded on this form is collected and maintained in accordance with MFIPPA - the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and will be used for the sole purpose of processing your request. Questions about the collection of personal information may be addressed to the Clerk/Director of Legislative Services, Town of Gravenhurst, 3-5 Pineridge Gate, Gravenhurst, ON P1P 1Z3, 705-687-3412.

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