Development Permits

A Development Permit is required for any development within the Municipality. Developments must conform with the Municipal Land Use Bylaw. This bylaw stipulates some of the following conditions: allowed use of the property, intensity of that use, building height, building site coverage, setbacks from property lines, sewage and other buildings, etc.

How to Apply for a Development Permit:

  • Print, complete & sign the Development Permit Application form
  • Calculate your non-refundable application fee
  • Submit your application, fee, and supporting documents to:

Mail in:
P.O. BOX 389
Spirit River, Alberta TOH 3G0

Drop off:
4202 - 50 Street
Spirit River, Alberta


If after reading through the application you still have questions, please contact the MD office at (780) 864-3500

*The application fee shall include the total completed project cost of the development including all equipment and site preparation costs. Cheques or money orders should be made payable to “Municipal District of Spirit River No .133"*