In addition to the 8,700 residents of Qualicum Beach, Qualicum Beach provides local commercial services for people who live in very nearby residential areas including Deep Bay, Bowser, Dunsmuir, and Errington. These areas have an estimated population of about 6,400, meaning that Qualicum Beach has a total local trade area population of about 15,000 people. (BC Stats, 2008)
For more information about opening a business in Qualicum Beach, please contact the Chamber of Commerce.
If you are looking for more specific information such as application forms or bylaws, please explore the Town of Qualicum Beach website through the links above.