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Standard Industrial Classification - Establishments (SIC-E) 1980

Classification


Q Accommodation, Food and Beverage Service Industries
 
91 Accommodation Service Industries
 
911 Hotels, Motels and Tourist Courts
  Establishments primarily engaged in operating hotels, motor hotels, motels, tourist courts, cabins, guest houses and tourist homes.
 
9111 Hotels and Motor Hotels
  Establishments primarily engaged in providing short term accommodation to the public, with or without food, beverage and other services. Those establishments with six or more hotel or motel hotel-type rooms are classified here regardless of the major source of revenue. Those with fewer than six (6) rooms are classified according to their major source of revenue. A hotel-type room has access only from the interior of the building and a motel hotel-type room has access from both the interior and exterior. Establishments primarily engaged in operating apartment hotels are classified in 7511 - Operators of Residential Buildings and Dwellings and those primarily engaged in operating private hotels, rooming and boarding houses are classified in 9121 - Lodging Houses and Residential Clubs.
 
9112 Motels
  Establishments primarily engaged in short term accommodation to the public, with or without food, beverage and other services. Establishments with three or more motel-type rooms are classified here regardless of the major source of revenue. A motel-type room has access from the exterior only and with parking facilities in close proximity. Establishments with fewer than three motel-type rooms are classified according to their major source of revenue.
 
9113 Tourist Courts and Cabins
  Establishments primarily engaged in operating tourist courts and cabins on a short term basis, with or without food and beverage services. Tourist court establishments operating three or more units are classified here regardless of the major source of revenue. Those operating fewer than three units are classified according to their major source of revenue.
 
9114 Guest Houses and Tourist Homes
  Establishments primarily engaged in renting rooms, with or without board, to transient guests.
 
912 Lodging Houses and Residential Clubs
 
9121 Lodging Houses and Residential Clubs
  Establishments primarily engaged in renting rooms, with or without board, to permanent guests or members. This industry includes rooming and boarding houses open to the public and lodging hotels operated by membership organizations and not open to the public.
 
913 Camping Grounds and Travel Trailer Parks
 
9131 Camping Grounds and Travel Trailer Parks
  Establishments primarily engaged in providing overnight or short-term sites, with or without utilities, for campers with trailers, recreational vehicles or tents. Establishments primarily engaged in operating trailer sites of a "permanent" nature are classified in 7599 - Other Real Estate Operators.
 
914 Recreation and Vacation Camps
  Establishments primarily engaged in operating hunting, fishing, and other recreation and vacation camps.
 
9141 Outfitters (Hunting and Fishing Camps)
  Establishments primarily engaged in operating hunting and fishing camps open to the public which may provide supplies, equipment rentals and guide services.
 
9149 Other Recreation and Vacation Camps
  Establishments primarily engaged in operating recreational and vacation camps.



92 Food and Beverage Service Industries
 
921 Food Services
  Establishments primarily engaged in operating restaurants, take-out food and catering services. Establishments primarily engaged in serving alcoholic beverages are classified in 9221 - Taverns, Bars and Night Clubs.
 
9211 Restaurants, Licensed
  Establishments primarily engaged in preparing and serving meals for consumption on the premises with a license to serve alcoholic beverages.
 
9212 Restaurants, Unlicensed (Including Drive-Ins)
  Establishments primarily engaged in preparing and serving meals for consumption on the premises but without a license to serve alcoholic beverages. Included are establishments commonly referred to as "drive-ins" where food is consumed either in customers' motor vehicles or at tables in or about the premises.
 
9213 Take-Out Food Services
  Establishments primarily engaged in preparing and selling packaged or wrapped food to the public for consumption away from the premises. Establishments primarily engaged in catering or in operating mobile food services are classified in 9214 - Caterers.
 
9214 Caterers
  Establishments primarily engaged in catering whether by mobile canteens or in private halls, camps, etc.
 
922 Taverns, Bars and Night Clubs
 
9221 Taverns, Bars and Night Clubs
  Establishments primarily engaged in selling alcoholic beverages for consumption on the premises. Food may be sold as a secondary activity. Taverns, bars, night clubs and discos which are operated as an integral part of a hotel or accommodation establishment are classified in Industry Group 911 - Hotels, Motels and Tourist Courts. Establishments primarily engaged in preparing and serving food with a licence to serve alcoholic beverages are classified in 9211 - Restaurants, Licensed.