Portable Sign Permit Information

Permit applications for portable signs can now be submitted online, Click here​​​​​

The provisions of the City of Brampton Sign By-Law 399-2002, as amended, which governs these signs are described below.​​

  • Applications may be submitted up to one week (7 calendar days) in advance of the start date of the permit.  The review of your permit application takes approximately two (2) to three (3) working days from the day that you have submitted your application online.


  • Email notification will be provided if an application cannot be approved.


  • Once your application has been approved, your permit will be issued to you by email.


  • The permit card that you receive must be printed and displayed in the store front window.  The bottom portion of the permit card contains a tag, this replaces the sticker that was previously provided to you.  This tag must be attached to the sign.  It is recommended that the tag be plasticized or placed in a clear plastic sleeve to protect it from weather. 


  • The tag must be legible and visible from the street.  If the tag is damaged another tag may be printed to replace it.