Permits and Forms

Development Permit Forms

Residential Application

Commercial n& Industrial Application

Other Forms

Fees

  • Development Fees

     

    Residential Development Permit Application $75.00
    Residential Development without a Permit DOUBLE THE FEE
    Commercial/Industrial/Other Development Permit Application $200.00
    Commercial Development without a Permit DOUBLE THE FEE
    Commercial Development Permit Application
              Home-Based Business (Home Occupation)
    $75.00
    Commercial Home-Based Business without a Permit DOUBLE THE FEE
    Amendment to Land Use Bylaw $400.00
    Compliance Letter
              No site inspection required (Real Property Report provided)
              Where site inspection is required
    $50.00
    $100.00
    Development Appeals $300.00
    Road Closures Application
              Application
              Endorsement
    $150.00
    $350.00
    Permit Renewals (Extensions) No charge
    Rural Address Sign-Where the property does not have a Rural Address Sign and requires a Rural Address Sign by Bylaw $90.00 per sign, in addition to any other Fee required by this or other bylaw
    Rural Address Sign-Where the property does not have a Rural Address Sign and the landowner requests installation of Rural Address Sign, even though a sign is not required by Bylaw $90.00 per sign
  • Subdivision Fees

     

    Application Base Fee $425.00
    Application Fee per newly created lot $50.00
    Endorsement fee per lot prior to registration $50.00
    Subdivision Approval Extension $150.00
    Subdivision Appeals $300.00
    Rural Address Sign-Where Subdivision Plan Sign (2.5m x 1.2m) required by Bylaw $3000.00 per sign in addition to all other fees required, payable at endorsement stage
    Rural Address Sign-Where Subdivision Lot Sign required by Bylaw (1 sign required per lot created, including residual) $45.00 per sign in addition to all other fees required, payable at endorsement stage
    Rural Address Sign-Where Small Subdivision Sign required by Bylaw $425.00 per sign in addition to all other fees required payable at endorsement stage
  • Other Application Fees

     

    Application to adopt an Area Structure Plan $1,500.00 – 50% refund will be provided if item does not progress to 1st reading
    Application to adopt Conceptual Plan $1,000.00 – 50% refund will be provided if item does not progress to 1st reading
    Application to Amend Statutory Plan $400.00

Building Permits

Yellowhead County is not an accredited agency and does not provide Building Permits. To obtain a building permit, contact an agency authorized by the Alberta Safety Codes Authority to issue building permits and provide compliance monitoring in non-accredited municipalities.

  • Building Permit Agencies

    Agencies authorized by the Alberta Safety Codes Authority to issue permits and provide Compliance Monitoring in non-accredited municipalities

    Agency_Name Phone_Number Fax/Email Building Permits Electrical Permits Gas Permits Plumbing Permits
    IJD Inspections Ltd. 403-346-6533

    1-877-617-8776

    403-347-2533

    permits@ijd.ca

    Yes Yes Yes Yes
    Superior Safety Codes Inc. (Edmonton) 780-489-4777

    1-866-999-4777

    1-866-454-5222

    info@superiorsafetycodes.com

    Yes Yes Yes Yes
    The Inspections Group Inc. 780-454-5048

    1-866-554-5048

    1-866-545-5222

    questions@inspectionsgroup.com

    Yes Yes Yes Yes

     

  • Information for Private Sewage

    Municipal Affairs Safety Service
    Phone: 1-866-421-6929

  • Electric, Gas, Communications, & One-Call:

    For electrical service to most properties in Yellowhead County, contact Fortis Alberta at 310-WIRE (9473). If you have a rural property at the east end of the County, your property may be serviced by EQUS. Their phone number is 1-888-627-4011.

    For natural gas service to properties located from Range 13 and west, contact Yellowhead Gas Co-op at 780-723-4214; from Range 12 and east, contact TRL Gas Co-op at 780-727-3732. For the Hamlets, you should contact ATCO Gas at 1-780-542-7448 (Drayton Valley).

     

    For landline telephone connection call TELUS at 310-2255 (residential use) or 310-3100 (commercial use).

     

    Contact Alberta One-Call at 1-800-242-3447 with regard to the location of underground facilities.