BIA Stratford

Member Zone

Member FAQ

The BIA is roughly located within the following boundaries: West where Ontario St meets Church St and East to where Ontario St meets Nile St.  North at York St to South where St Patrick meets Downie St.

New business Toolkit

Welcome to the Downtown Stratford BIA!  

Welcome Wagon

We’d like to meet you in person!  If we haven’t yet reached out to you, please contact our member liaison at [email protected] or 519-508-1415. We’d like to ask about your new business, take some photos and feature you in our monthly e-newsletter as well as on our social media channels. 

Welcome Information Brochure

Signage By-law

The Infrastructure and Development Services department of the City of Stratford oversees the bylaw pertaining to business signs and sidewalk signs. Formal applications will need to be made to the City for the use of sidewalk signs, such as A-frame sandwich boards. The fee for a sidewalk sign is $51.00 and 

$5.00 for the Indemnity Agreement.  Please click here for the details of the bylaw.

Any questions, please contact:

City of Stratford

519-271-0250, ext. 327