Municipal, Provincial and Federal Licenses

Depending on the nature of your business, you may require a business license to conduct business in Red Deer. Some types of licenses are required from different levels of government.

Municipal Licenses

If you’re operating a business in Red Deer, chances are you need a Business License. You may also need an Occupancy Permit.

BizPal is another tool that can be used to determine what your business may need before setting up. The yes/no-style form is a quick and easy tool that lists permits and licenses required by the city and province.

Provincial Licenses

Some businesses need provincial licenses that may include examinations, bonding, zoning approvals, fire safety inspections, on-highway permits, trade qualifications or trust provisions. Visit Alberta Municipal Affairs for more information.

Federal Licenses

The federal government has wide licensing powers within the fields of agriculture, manufacturing, communication, and inter-provincial and international transportation.

 

 

News & Notices

Flood watch in effect for Waskasoo Creek

April 22, 2018

With rising waters across the city, Residents are asked to stay away from rivers, creeks and flooded areas after The Province issued a flood watch for the Waskasoo Creek earlier today.

Warmer temperatures result in rising wat

April 22, 2018

Warmer temperatures in recent days have caused creeks in the city to flow high and fast, resulting in localized flooding in some neighbourhood streets, parks and trails.