Business Licensing

Business Licensing

The District of Stewart is committed to providing excellent service in a business-friendly environment.

Business Links

Business Links

Find useful links for your business needs.

Business Retention & Expansion

Business Retention & Expansion

Information regarding our BR+E program and online questionnaire

Developing in the District

Developing in the District

The District of Stewart is committed to ensuring smart growth that balances the social, economic and environmental needs of our community.

Economic Development

Economic Development

Supporting and promoting economic growth is a primary community focus. Learn more about the business opportunities available in District of Stewart.

Port of Stewart

Port of Stewart

The Port of Stewart is the most northerly ice-free port located in one of the most mineral rich regions in North America.

Notice of Special Council Meeting:  Wednesday, November 25, 2020

POSTED: November 20, 2020

For more information, please see the Public Notice

Notice from BC Hydro:  Planned Outage on November 28, 2020

POSTED: November 5, 2020

For details regarding BC Hydro's planned power outage, please see the Public Notice.

Request for Proposal (RFP) for the use of the “Stewart Log Dump” and Associated Water Lots

POSTED: October 30, 2020

The District of Stewart (the District) has industrial land available for lease (part of District Lot 7318 known as the "Stewart Log Dump" lot, associated with Water Lots DL 7317 and DL 7184, collectively known as the "Lot Area"), and invites proposals for its non-exclusive use.  Please see the attached documents for more information: 

  1. RFP for DOS Log Dump & Water Lots
  2. Management Plan Guidance Document
  3. SAMPLE Dump Site Lease Agreement
  4. Q & A re Stewart RFP 20201116
  5. Amend 1 RFP for the DOS Log Dump and Water Lots

Supporting Local Businesses Through Tourism

POSTED: July 31, 2020

The District is supporting local businesses by utilizing an NDIT grant to promote Stewart tourism within BC. View BC Magazine's great feature on Stewart!

Discover BC’s Stewart-Cassiar Region

POSTED: October 22, 2019

Take a look at this Auto Tour video produced in conjunction with Destination BC, Kermode Tourism, and the Regional District of Kitimat Stikine-displaying spectacular views of scenery near Hazelton, New Hazelton, the Nass Valley and Stewart, with Dr. Joseph Gosnell narrating:  www.stewartcassiarhighway.com 

Salmon Glacier Auto Tour Brochure

POSTED: August 23, 2019

Here is an excellent resource to accompany you on your travel to visit the spectacular Salmon Glacier - Auto Tour Brochure

Dedication of “Family Quiet Room” at the Stewart Health Centre

POSTED: July 18, 2019

BC Hydro Installation of Bird Guarding at Stewart Substation

POSTED: January 8, 2018

Please see the attached information regarding BC Hydro's recent installation of Bird Guarding at the Stewart Substation