Contractor Registration

All contractors performing work in the City are required to register with the City to perform work. This includes contractors performing work in the City of North Canton that does not require a permit and utility contractors. This requirement does not pertain to PUCO-recognized utilities performing work with their own employees.

 All registrations renew on an annual basis and are based on the calendar year and expire on December 31st of each year.

How to Register

Beginning in 2024 contractor registrations will be completed entirely online through North Canton’s new online services portal. This portal can be accessed at the link below. 

Register Online

Registration Requirements

  1. A valid email address to make an account and complete the online application.
  2. Certificate of Liability Insurance naming the City of North Canton as a Certificate Holder with the minimum coverage of $1,000,000 for General Contractors and Engineering Contractors (working in the public right-of-way) and $500,000 for all single trade contractors
  3. Copy of Worker’s Comp Certificate or Sole Proprietor Form
  4. Copy of State of Ohio License for all Fire Alarm/Suppression, HVAC, Electric, and Plumbing Contractors
  5. $150 Registration Fee per Registration

Please note that income tax forms must still be filed with RITA but are no longer required to be submitted with the application.

Legal Standards

Contractor registration is governed by Chapter 1310 of the North Canton Code.

Find a Contractor

Use the portal below to search through contractors currently registered with the City and find one to help with your next project.