Short Term Rentals Registration

The Short-term rental regulation is based on Toronto Municipal Code Chapter 547, Licensing and Registration of Short-Term Rentals. A short-term rental is all or part of a dwelling unit rented out for less than 28 consecutive days in exchange for payment. This includes bed and breakfasts (B&Bs) but excludes hotels and motels. It also excludes other accommodations where there is no payment.

Short-term rental operators are people renting their homes or rooms on a short-term basis, for a period of less than 28 consecutive days. These operators need to register with the City in order to operate in Toronto.

This dataset contains all short-term rental active registration numbers issued from the City of Toronto, ward number, ward name, and the first 3 digits of the postal code. This information was collected from the registration process and the issuance of an approved short-term rental operator registration #. This information is updated on a daily basis.

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Excerpt This dataset provides information related to the active status of Short-term rental operator registration numbers issued by the City of Toronto of the Municipal Licensing and Standards Division (ML&S).
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Owner Division Municipal Licensing & Standards
Owner Section Policy & Strategic Support
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Owner Email ShortTermRentals@toronto.ca
Author Email ShortTermRentals@toronto.ca
Maintainer Email ShortTermRentals@toronto.ca
Author ShortTermRentals@toronto.ca
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    Information URL https://www.toronto.ca/community-people/housing-shelter/short-term-rentals/short-term-rental-operators-hosts/
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    Last Updated 2022-06-28 00:01:18.99503
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    Date Published 2021-09-17 20:31:32.389112