Caution | Outdoor water restrictions in effect

Stage 3 outdoor water restrictions are in effect. Learn more about how City services are impacted and what you can do during this stage.

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Business licence types

Business licensing, changes to your business, permits for businesses

Licence types by category

Learn about licensing requirements, fees, timelines, permits and approvals you need to open your business.

Businesses that do not need a municipal licence may still require licensing, permits or inspections from other regulatory bodies. Learn more about businesses that do not require a municipal licence to operate.

Planning Services Centre

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4:15 p.m. (MT)

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Planning Services Centre,
3rd floor, Municipal building 
800 Macleod Trail SE

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We do regular research with businesses to better understand the outlook and viewpoint of the business community. If you are a business owner, leader or manager, join our online business research panel, Business Perspectives.