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

South bank trail closure extended

September 22, 2020

A portion of the south bank trail from Taylor Drive to CPR Pedestrian Bridge, adjacent to the Water Treatment Plant, will remain closed until November 1, 2020 to allow for completion of in-river work.

Mayor Veer denounces violence and racism

September 22, 2020

The City of Red Deer is aware of and shares the public’s strong concerns regarding the escalated protests that occurred in our city this past weekend.

Mayor Veer and Red Deer City Council...

September 21, 2020

The City of Red Deer was notified on August 4, 2020 that Alberta Health Services intends to remove integrated municipal ambulance dispatch service in Red Deer, Lethbridge, Calgary and the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo and consolidate down to three