Notice of Personal Service Setting Operation Online Form

The Personal Service Settings Regulation 136/18 made under the Health Protection and Promotion Act R.S.O. 1990 Ch.7 outlines operational requirements for personal service settings. Effective July 1, 2018, all operators of new and existing personal service settings must register their businesses with Public Health.

Public Health must be notified in writing prior to:

  1. Opening a new personal service business
  2. Adding services to existing businesses
  3. Beginning renovations to existing businesses

In accordance with the Infection Prevention and Control Protocol, 2018 (as current), all inspections are publicly available on the Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health Check Before You Choose website. The Infection Prevention and Control Protocol, 2018 (PDF) is available from the Ministry of Health and Long-term Care.


Business Information

Owner and Operator Information

Operational Information

New business

Notice must be provided at least 14 days of anticipated opening.

Note: Businesses in the City of Guelph cannot operate without an approved city business license. Visit the Get a City of Guelph Business Licence page for more information.

Existing business planning to add services

Notice must be provided at least 14 days prior to offering new service.

Existing business with planned renovations

Notice must be provided prior to the anticipated start of renovations/construction and at least 14 days prior to renovations if business will be closed.

The information on this form is collected under the authority of the Health Protection and Promotion Act in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and the Personal Health Information Protection Act. This information will be used for the delivery of public health programs and services; the administration of the agency; and the maintenance of healthcare databases, registries and related research, in compliance with legal and regulatory requirements. Any questions about the collection of this information should be addressed to the Chief Privacy Officer at 1-800-265-7293 ext 2975.