Running a Business

Running a business isn't easy; there are lots of things to take care of before you start. In this section, you'll find help and resources to get you on your way, and learn how to access more help if you need it.

New Business Licenses

Running a business requires a license. Here you will find information on how to obtain a business license.

Renewing Business Licenses

Find relevant information for your City of Red Deer licensed business.

Commercial/ Business Permits

Find a list of permits required to run a commercial business.

Steps to Starting a Business

A step by step guide to get your business up and running.

Inspections

Find out when you need to get an inspection and learn how to request a building, mechanical or electrical inspection.

Occupancy Permits

Find out when you need an Occupancy Permit and how to apply.

News & Notices

Transit is making changes to select ...

August 23, 2016

Red Deer Transit has made schedule adjustments to the evening service on several routes and is expanding service to cover weekends and holidays on select routes.

Call for musicians for Alberta Culture D

August 23, 2016

The City of Red Deer is seeking a musical act to perform on the Ross Street Patio during Alberta Culture Days. Performances will be scheduled from 4 – 6 p.m. Saturday, October 1, 2016.