Information on the permits and inspections you need to build a new home or modify an existing home in Red Deer.
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.
Information on the permits and inspections you need to construct or renovate a commercial or industrial building in Red Deer.
An occupancy permit is required when a business is operating from a commercial or industrial location.
A development permit is required to construct a new or replace an existing sign unless specified as exempt in the Land Use Bylaw.
A Real Property Report shows your property lines and the location of any buildings and fences on your property.
Find out what you need to set up a temporary building (tent).
You’ll need a special event permit if you plan on hosting an event on City property.
Do you plan to demolish or remove a building? Discover what permits you will need.
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.
Already know what you need? Go directly to MyPermits and fill out your application.
Need to schedule an inspection? Launch MyInspections now.
When is a permit required? Find out how to determine when a permit is required for your construction projects.
Monthly Building Statistics show a breakdown of the estimated project construction values, including the number and value of permits issued.
Need more information? Call, email or visit us in person at City Hall.
If your mailing address has changed, report the change to the appropriate City of Red Deer department(s).
Permit Fees and Charges
For permit fees and charges refer to our Development Permit Fee bylaw and our Safety Codes Permit bylaw on our Bylaws page.