Bylaw Updates

Last updated: March 22, 2020, at 8:50 am

Adapting regulations to COVID-19

Immediate Temporary Change to Sidewalk Retail Permits

At the June 1, 2020 Council meeting, Council approved Bylaw 30/2020 that streamlines the permitting process to help businesses in St. Albert’s downtown set up minor patios and sidewalk retail pop-ups on City-owned land until October 15, 2020.

Learn more about the changes at

Immediate Temporary Change to Noise Bylaw

Under the current authority of the Chief Administrative Officer as a result of COVID-19, effective immediately, the City is introducing a 24-hour notice of bylaw exemption permit for service delivery of essential services to operate outside the current daytime hours. Current daytime hours include Monday to Friday from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. and (local time), Sunday and Holidays 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. and (local time). This change will mean that deliveries can be made 24 hours per day. This measure is being taken to help ensure all essential services and stores can be stocked in a timely manner. This change is in effect until further notice.

Immediate Temporary Change for RV Street Parking

To help those returning from out of province or out of country in recreational vehicles (RVs) self-isolate, residents can now apply for a permit to park their RV on the street for up to 20 days.

The City is enabling an exemption to the Bylaw using the On-Street Construction Permit process. Permits will be granted for a minimum of 14 days and a maximum of 20 days

To be eligible for this exemption, residents MUST apply for a permit online by visiting the City website at:

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Last edited: June 5, 2020