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

Road closures for Westerner Days parade

July 14, 2016

The Westerner Days Fair & Exposition parade will take place downtown on Wednesday, July 20 resulting in multiple road closures and traffic detours.

Deadline extended - Call for ...

July 14, 2016

The Red Deer College (RDC) Arts Centre Advisory Committee is seeking to fill three member-at-large positions, representing the community, for a two year term.