Planning & Development
NEW: Planning Primer Now Available – Land use planning impacts how we experience our city. Read the NEW Planning Primer and learn why and how change occurs in St. Albert.
The Planning Primer explains the types of planning documents, the roles of Administration and Council, the types of considerations used in the evaluation process and the approval process. You’ll also find information on how to get involved in the planning process.
The Planning Branch manages land use in the City, including long-range planning and forecasting, reviewing subdivision applications, formulating land use plans and policies and conducting public consultation on proposed land use changes. The Branch also provides mapping and addressing functions, and Affordable Housing initiatives.
The Development Branch administers the permitting and compliance certificate process as well as ensuring building and renovation design meets the high quality standards expected in the City of St. Albert.
Last edited: November 10, 2017