Municipal, Provincial and Federal Licenses

Depending on the nature of your business, you may require a business license to conduct business in Red Deer. Some types of licenses are required from different levels of government.

Municipal Licenses

If you’re operating a business in Red Deer, chances are you need a Business License. You may also need an Occupancy Permit.

BizPal is another tool that can be used to determine what your business may need before setting up. The yes/no-style form is a quick and easy tool that lists permits and licenses required by the city and province.

Provincial Licenses

Some businesses need provincial licenses that may include examinations, bonding, zoning approvals, fire safety inspections, on-highway permits, trade qualifications or trust provisions. Visit Alberta Municipal Affairs for more information.

Federal Licenses

The federal government has wide licensing powers within the fields of agriculture, manufacturing, communication, and inter-provincial and international transportation.

 

 

News & Notices

Green Deer set to beautify city...

March 29, 2017

Residents are encouraged to participate in Green Deer 2017, an annual city cleanup that starts on Monday, April 3 and runs until Sunday, June 4.

Expressions of Interest for Public Art

March 28, 2017

The City of Red Deer is seeking artists to create a large scale public art mural or low relief sculpture for an exterior wall on each of our city’s two newest fire stations.