Active Business Licences measures the total number of licences with active status per month. Active status includes all licences with either "Issued" or "Renewal Notice" status. New businesses in Edmonton require both a business licence and development permit. Existing businesses must renew their business licence annually. This measure reflects an approximation of registered business in the City of Edmonton.
This measure provides information on sustainability in Edmonton from a business perspective.
Note: A process change resulted in a decrease in number of licences recorded for December 2011.