Did you Know?
2021 Shelterbelt Program
Looking for some trees for the shelterbelt you have always dreamed of? The County has a program for that! The County’s Shelterbelt Program is in full swing (even if it is still winter here!) An order form can be found here. Orders will be accepted until Friday, March 5th. 
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Reeve's Message for 2021
As 2020 closes and we prepare and welcome in the New Year, I would like to give a quick recap of the past year.
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Government of Alberta Seniors Property Tax Deferral Program
Through the Government of Alberta, the Seniors Property Tax Deferral Program allows eligible senior homeowners to voluntarily defer all or part of their residential property taxes, including the education tax portion. This is done through a low-interest home equity loan with the Government of Alberta.
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North Star Outdoor Rink: OPEN December 23, 2020!
The North Star Outdoor Rink will be open for use as of December 23, 2020. In addition to the general rules and guidelines, the following COVID guidelines are in effect: - Maintain a physical distance of 2 meters- Wear a mask if physical distancing requirements cannot be met- Practice good hygiene; sanitize your hands before and after equipment use and avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth- Use your own skating equipment- Use caution around commonly touched surfaces- No more than 10 people on the rink, benches, and seating areas at one time. Remember; current provincial restrictions do not allow gatherings with others who are not in your household DO NOT ENTER/USE IF YOU:- Have a fever, cough, sore throat, runny nose, or shortness of breath- Were in close contact with a person who tested positive for COVID-19 For more information related to COVID-19 Guidelines, visit www.ahs.ca/covid  
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Facility-Based Continuing Care Review Surveys
The Government of Alberta is conducting a survey regarding continuing care facilities and is seeking input from a variety of stakeholders.
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Stay Informed

Office Hours

Monday – Thursday 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Friday: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Closed daily 12:00 noon to 1:00 pm and all Statutory Holidays.


Office Closed

Monday, February 15th for Family Day



Forms for Residents/Business

 To access the County of Northern Lights forms for residents and businesses, please click here.


Fire Permits

Fire season starts on March 1st, all burning in the Forest Protection Area will require a fire permit.

For burning permits, call Agriculture & Forestry office in your area.

Wards 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6 (Peace River Forest Area) call:  780-624-6190

Ward 7 (High Level Forest Area) call: 780-841-9387


 Fire Bans/Advisories 

For the most up to date information related to fire bans/advisories, please visit the Alberta Wildfire Website www.albertafirebans.ca or download the Alberta Wildfire App.


 Water Levels

For up to date information on Alberta river basin levels, visit the Alberta Environment and Parks website or download the app.