Municipal Licensing & Standards

ML&S Data Sets

Learn more about Municipal Licensing and Standards (MLS) activities here, including information and statistics about business licences, enforcement activities and shelter activity.

Multi-residential Apartment Building Program

The MRAB audit and enforcement program provides inspection and enforcement action on the City of Toronto's rental buildings and provides enforcement statistics monthly.

View MRAB statistics


The City of Toronto provides a catalogue of information about City activities through OpenData to help ensure the public is informed and engaged in an open and accessible government. MLS has posted the following information so far:

  • Business licenses (renewals and new licenses) administered by the City per month for the years 2009-2011.
  • A list of businesses with physical locations, updated daily.
  • Shelter activity for 2012, including number of animals taken in and their outcomes.
  • Enforcement activity related to property standards investigations, updated daily.
  • Lists of licensed dogs and cats, updated annually.

View ML&S Open Data statistics.

Other ML&S statistical information

To find out about other information not listed here, please contact:

Tammy Robbinson, Strategic Communications

Toronto City Hall, 100 Queen St W, 23rd Floor East

Toronto, ON M5H 2N2

Tel.: 416-338-3761