Permits and Inspections

Can't find what you're looking for or need more information? Call Inspections & Licensing at 403-342-8190 or visit us on the third floor of City Hall between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

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Sign Permits

A development permit is required to construct a new or replace an existing sign unless specified as exempt in the Land Use Bylaw.

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Special Event Permits

You’ll need a special event permit if you plan on hosting an event on City property.

Scheduling Inspections

All building permits require an inspection by one of The City’s Safety Codes Officers. Find out when you need an inspection and how to schedule one.

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MyPermits

Already know what you need? Go directly to MyPermits and fill out your application.

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MyInspections

Need to schedule an inspection? Launch MyInspections now.

Why Obtain a Permit?

​When is a permit required? Find out how to determine when a permit is required for your construction projects.

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Monthly Building Permits

Monthly Building Statistics show a breakdown of the estimated project construction values, including the number and value of permits issued.

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Contact Us

Need more information? Call, email or visit us in person at City Hall.

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Change your Mailing Address

If your mailing address has changed, report the change to the appropriate City of Red Deer department(s).

News & Notices

Central Alberta Regional Assessment...

November 8, 2019

Applications are now being accepted for new members of the Central Alberta Regional Assessment Review Board (RARB). This board is responsible for issuing decisions on complaints related to property assessments across central Alberta.

Removal of Deadfall at Heritage Ranch

November 8, 2019

As part of the Wildfire Management Program, The City of Red Deer Parks section will be working along the lower trail at Heritage Ranch this fall. Work will begin in the area on Tuesday, November 12, with completion expected around mid-December, 2019.