The public information sessions originally planned for Thursday, March 19th and Tuesday, March 24th from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. have been cancelled until further notice, as part of the coordinated municipal and County response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please view the media release for further information. Staff is available to answer any questions on the recent changes provide guidance in term of how to apply for a license, the requirements for submission, and timeframes. Please call 519-332-0330 ext. 3290 to schedule a teleconference

Updated March 20, 2020

Two Public Information Sessions will be held on Thursday, March 19th and Tuesday, March 24th from 5:00-7:00 p.m. in the First Floor Lobby, Sarnia City Hall for staff to inform the public of the new licensing and regulatory framework for STAs, including:

  • The approved standards approved by Council on March 2, 2020; and
  • The approved licensing by-law and municipal accommodation tax (MAT) by-law approved by Council on February 10, 2020.

Staff will be available during this time to explain the new regulations and requirements for a STA licence.  Staff will also be available to answer any questions on the recent changes and provide guidance in terms of how to apply for a license, the requirements for submission, and the timeframes.

Detailed information on the recent changes is available at https://www.speakupsarnia.ca/short-term-rentals.