Find information about the permits and inspections to build a new home or add on to your existing home in Red Deer.
Residential Permits and Applications
Find information about the permits and inspections you will need to build a new home or modify an existing home in Red Deer.
Are you finishing your basement or planning home renovations? Find out what permits and inspections you need.
Building a garage or shed? Find out what permits and inspections you'll need.
Find out if your deck plans will require you to have a permit and inspections.
Good news! You don’t need a permit to build a fence but we do have some guidelines that you’ll need to follow.
Secondary suites are allowed on a discretionary basis in Red Deer. You’ll need a development permit for the use of a secondary suite in a new or existing home.
You’ll need a building permit and an electrical permit to place a hot tub on your property. Find out more...
Learn about permits that you need to place a new mobile home or relocate an existing mobile on a lot within the City of Red Deer.
If electrical wiring exists and you are replacing existing fixtures an electrical permit is not required. For any alterations or new wiring, a permit is required.
You will need a heating permit for the installation of any HVAC or hydronic heating system.
If plumbing exists and you are replacing fixtures, a plumbing permit is not required. For any alterations or new plumbing, a permit is required.
You will need a gas permit for any gasfitting work.
You will require a fireplace installation permit for the installation of any gas or solid fuel burning fireplace.
A service connection permit regulates the installation of service connection pipes from the municipal system to the property line as well as the installation of water meters.
You'll need a private sewage disposal system permit if you plan to have a private sewer. Learn more...