Permits, Licences & Applications

Here you'll find details pertaining to licences, permits and general applications administered by departments across the City.

APLI is the City's online application tool to create, pay, and check the status of Barrie's most popular permits, licences and inspection requests online 24/7.​ Learn about APLI.

 

Topic: Planning & Building
Type: Grant

One of three incentive programs offered under through the Community Improvement Plan.
No parking except by Allandale Permit signs
Topic: Parking & Traffic
Type: Permit

This program takes place in the Allandale neighbourhood in which on-street parking is not permitted 7am–9am on weekdays. You must live within this area to obtain a permit.
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Topic: Recreation & Culture
Type: Grant

Helps strengthen Barrie’s arts and culture ecosystem through strategic investments in the work of artists and creative organizations.
Topic: Transit
Type: Other Applications

A photo card that identifies the cardholder as a person (the applicant) who, due to their disability, needs to be accompanied by a support person and is unable to use Barrie Transit’s conventional public transit service independently.
student boarding bus
Topic: Transit
Type: Other Applications

Required for students to get a Student Pass and must be completed in full by the school's administration office.
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Topic: Other
Type: Other Applications

The City of Barrie does not accept or process birth certificate applications. Parents may submit registration through ServiceOntario.
Topic: By-law
Type: Licence

Every boarding lodging & rooming house (small or large, new or existing) must be licensed by the City.
Topic: Planning & Building
Type: Permit

Different types of building projects require specific permits prior to starting any work. When the permit is issued, construction can commence. 
Topic: By-law
Type: Permit

Thinking of having a backyard fire? The City offers two types of permits for outdoor burning. Permits are for recreational purposes only.
Yoga class at Meridian Place
Topic: Business
Type: Other Applications

Local businesses can apply to offer services and activities in three of Barrie's most popular public parks.