Spring into Patio Season : Outdoor Dining is Open for Business in Mississauga

As announced by the Government of Ontario outdoor dining is permitted with restrictions. In response to this announcement, and just in time for the warming weather, Mississauga’s Temporary Patio Program and amended Temporary Use By-law allows restaurants, bars and other food and drink establishments to operate their temporary outdoor patios until December 31, 2021. Under this By-law businesses can also install temporary tents/ covered areas and heating devices as part of their patios, in accordance with provincial and City regulations.

If you are a local restaurant looking to apply for a temporary patio permit, or have questions about the regulations please contact temporarypatio@mississauga.ca or call 905-615-3200 ext.5593, or check out some of these resources for more information.