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New community directional sign permit

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24 hours a day, seven days a week using your City of Calgary myID


Costs

New installation $363.80 (including GST)


Timelines

Minimum of four business days to process.


Related information

Road permits

ePermits FAQ

Registration information

 

This type of permit is also known as a community sign or panel installation permit. To place a directional sign on a City right-of-way, the applicant will need a New community sign permit.

How to apply

Once you register for a myID, as a citizen or business administrator, you will be able to log into ePermits to apply.

If you need help or additional explanation when using the ePermits website, please see the ePermits frequently asked questions for more information.

What you need to apply

To apply for a new community sign permit, an applicant will need to provide the following information:

  • The location of the community.
  • The proposed locations (roads) for the signs to be installed.
  • The direction the sign should be facing.
  • The name to be put on the sign.
  • Certificate of Insurance.
  • Any artwork (for the decorative top panel).

Regulations

To obtain this type of permit, the organization will have to follow the regulations of the Residential Directional Bylaw 37P97.

Permit costs 

The following fees apply for this type of permit:

  • For a new installation the permit cost is $363.80 (GST included. Excluding any sign structure costs).
  • For adding a new panel on existing post the permit is $1,895 (GST included).