Building and Construction

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Commercial Building Permits

Looking at building a commercial or industrial building in Red Deer? What information do you need to know before you build.

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Home Improvements and Renovations

Looking for information about home renovations? Building a deck or fence, or wanting to develop your basement? Find out what permits you need and how to apply.

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Occupancy Permits

For any construction projects requiring an occupancy permit, you’ll need to submit an occupancy permit application when you apply for a building permit.

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Building Inspections

All building permits require an inspection by one of The City’s Safety Codes Officers. Book your inspection online.

News & Notices

The City turns off the lights to ...

March 22, 2017

Red Deerians are encouraged to turn off their lights for one hour on Saturday to conserve energy and raise awareness of climate change in celebration of Earth Hour.

Urban chicken cap increases in Red Deer

March 21, 2017

Red Deer City Council has approved final reading to an amendment to the Chicken Bylaw, which increases the overall number of chicken licenses allowed across the city.