Most projects in Sturgeon County that include any building or renovating require appropriate permits.
The cost of your permit can be found on the Fees and Charges Schedule, however our team is happy to answer any questions you might have about these costs.
Don’t See Your Project?
Not all types of projects are included on this page. Please contact the Planning and Development department to discuss your unique plans.
Planning and Development Services
Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
New Dwelling Construction
Construction of a single detached or multi-use building.
You will need a building permit for most basement development.
Secondary Suites or Garden Suites
A self-contained unit, located either within or on the same titled parcel.
Decks and Patios
Build a deck or patio on your property.
Building a fence on your property
Home Based Business
Use your home as a business space!
Accessory buildings can include structures like garages, greenhouse, shops, etc.
Pools and Hot Tubs
Dive into your next project!
Any of the structures used in farming operations,
More complex projects, may require further approvals and plans to complete the application. This may include;
- Traffic Impact Assessment
- Slope Stability Evaluation
- Environmental Site Assessment
- Historical Resource Assessment
- Grading Plan
Book a Meeting
We welcome you to book a pre-application meeting with one of our Development Officers to pre-review your project by calling 780-939-8275 or sending us an Email.
This will help make sure all required information and documents are discussed.