Business and Development
The Resort Municipality of Whistler (RMOW) provides resources and information related to Whistler business.
Consistently ranked one of the top ski resorts in the world, Whistler is a global leader among destination mountain resort communities. Its resilient and vibrant tourism economy is supported by community-wide partnerships focused on economic growth and development.
Doing Business with Us
Learn about the different business opportunities available with the RMOW.
Grants and Funding
The RMOW provides annual funding through the community enrichment grants and fee for service agreements, as well as receives funding from the Resort Municipality Initiative and Strategic Investment Funds.
The RMOW provides programs and service for residents and visitors through a variety of municipally owned and/or operated facilities.
A business licence is required to operate any business in Whistler and must be renewed at the start of each calendar year. Find out how to apply for a business licence.
Whistler’s Online Services allows you to renew business licences, apply for permits and view our municipal GIS maps.
Building, Planning and Development
Learn more about applications, permits and general information regarding building, planning and development in Whistler.
Construction and Renovation | Building Permits | Legitimizing Existing Floor Area | Planning and Development | Official Community Plan | Development Permits and Zoning | Variances | Engineering Permits | Application Forms
Producing an Event
Whistler’s a great place to put on an event, and the RMOW, along with our resort partners, makes the process simple and informative.
Whistler’s beautiful and diverse natural landscape makes it the perfect filming location for many American and Canadian productions. Find out more information about filming in Whistler.