Both Residential, as well as Commercial & Industrial Developments can require permits. Below are some of the permits you need when building or renovating your property.
The Development Officer will typically be in the office each Tuesday, however they can be contacted anytime by email at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 780-486-1991 ext. 222 or the Town Office (Tuesdays) 780-942-3519 ext. 270.
Some of the options below require a Development Permit Application
|Apartment & Townhouse|
|New Home Construction|
|Renovating & Expanding your home|
|Finishing your basement|
|Garages & Sheds|
* Sheds under 120 sq ft will not require a permit.
|If your deck is 2' or higher from the ground or is covered in anyway, you require a development and builging permits.|
Decks below 2' in height do not need permits
*Deck permit fees are $50 as per the Fees and Charges Policy
|In your side and rear yards, you can build a fence as tall as 1.8m (6.0ft)|
In your front yard, you can build a fence as tall as 0.91m (3.0ft)
Fences can not be built on Town property.
*Fence permit fees are $25 as per the Fees and Charges Policy
|Hot Tubs & Swimming Pools|
|Hot Tubs & Swimming Pools require permits. The types of permits required are:|
*Swimming Pool permit fees are $50 as per the Fees and Charges Policy
All options below require a Development Permit Application.
|Development Permit for Signage|
|Renovating & Expanding your Development|
|Change of Use, New Occupancy or Change of Intensity|
Are you starting a new business? Moving? Renovating? You are required to get permits to ensure that your project meets the regulations before starting any work. If you have any questions, please contact us.
*Fees will vary depending on the type of construction, as per the Fees & Charges Policy
Please contact the Development Officer to confirm fees for your construction, 780-486-1991 ext. 222 or 780-942-3519 ext 270 (Tuesdays).
|Fences in commercial and industrial districts may vary at the discretion of the Development Authority. Please contact the Development Officer to discuss your fencing options 780-486-1991 ext. 222 or 780-942-3519 ext 270 (Tuesdays).|
*Fees for fences are $25, as per the Fees & Charges Policy
A sidewalk café allows a eating and drinking establishment to provide outdoor dining experiences for their patrons. The sidewalk café season runs from May 1 to October 31.
A sidewalk café must meet the required guidelines of the Land Use Bylaw in order to assure the flow and safety of both patrons and citizens on public lands is maintained.
*Fees for sidewalk cafes are $600, as per the Fees & Charges Policy