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

Plows are ready to roll into...

January 16, 2020

City crews are gearing up to start Snow Zone Plowing and residents are reminded to sign up for Snow Zone Alerts to get text, email, and phone call reminders before they need to move their vehicles off the street.

Red Deer to launch digital archives...

January 14, 2020

Red Deerians are invited to explore our city’s heritage via the digital archives collection that will launch this month on a new web site hosted by Preservica.

2020 Operating Budget approved with dire

January 13, 2020

After five days of deliberations, City Council approved a $389 million Operating Budget, reducing the proposed 2.49 per cent tax increase to 1.26 per cent with direction to identify further savings to reduce to 0.97 per cent.