Application Requirements for Business, Trades and Professions

Adult Entertainment Club Owner-Operators, Designated Managers and Dancers

In Toronto, Adult Entertainment Clubs (AECs) are businesses that provide services appealing to erotic or sexual appetites, such as topless dancing.  AECs are also commonly referred to as "strip clubs" and entertainers as "strippers" or "dancers". AECs owners and operators, their managers and their entertainers are required to be licensed.

Learn how to apply, as well as related regulations and conditions.