The Clerks Department is responsible for the following licences (with more details below):
Hours Issued - 8:30 a.m to 4:00 p.m. (Monday to Friday)
License fee - $125.00 by cash, cheque or debit
The application forms for marriage licenses can be obtained in the Municipal Clerk's Department (905) 372-4301 at
Victoria Hall, 55 King Street West, Cobourg and we have provided a complete package of information below.
Foreign Divorce Requirements
A Lottery Scheme is defined as any scheme that has the following three components: a prize; a chance to win the prize; and consideration (a fee). Therefore, Lottery Licences are required if money is paid for a chance to win a prize.
In Ontario, the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) is responsible for regulating licensed Lottery Events conducted by charitable organizations to raise funds for their charitable purposes. Order-in-Council 1413/08 and the Gaming Control Act, 1992 provide that Municipal Councils may issue Lottery Licences to charitable organizations on behalf of the Province of Ontario.
Municipalities issue Licences for various Lottery Events such as Break-Open tickets, Raffles under $50,000 and BINGO Events. Municipal Lottery Licences can only be obtained from your local Municipal Office. In order for an organization to be issued a Town of Cobourg Municipal Lottery Licence, they must first pre-qualify and be registered with the Town of Cobourg.
Taxicab Drivers and Owners BY-LAW 014-2014 PDF
A "taxicab" means a motor vehicle having a seating capacity of not more than six persons, exclusive of the Driver, hired for a Trip forf the exclusive transportation of one person or group of persons, with one Fare being collected or made for the Trip.
Taxicab Owners and Taxicab Drivers are required to renew Licences annually by March 31 of each year.
Taxicab Fares are regulated by Cobourg Municipal Council and may be amended from time to time.
Taxicab Driver's Licence Application Form
Taxicab Owner's Licence Application Form
List of Taxicab Companies licensed by The Corporation of the Town of Cobourg
Taxicap Fares / Taxicab Passenger Bill of Rights Taxicab Passenger Bill of Rights
Taxicab Complaint Form
Taxicab Compliment Form
ITINERANT VENDOR LICENCE (formerly Hawkers and Peddlers)
Itinerant Vendor Application Form
Itinerant Vendors includes persons who go from place to place or to a particular place for a temporary period with goods, wares or merchandise for sale. This activity is regulated by By-law Number 032-2012.
The license fee is $500.00 annually.