Did you Know?
News Release: Community Rail Advocacy Alliance
The Community Rail Advocacy Alliance (CRAA) brings together 20 unique voices across municipalities, industry representatives from agriculture and forestry, and regional economic advocacy groups to advocate for better rail service across Alberta and Western Canada.
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2023 Tradeshow Services
The County of Northern Lights is looking to hire non-profit/local community groups for security services:Overnight Security: $1000.00 (total)
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2023 Manning Regional Tradeshow
The County of Northern Lights and the Manning & District Chamber of Commerce are excited to announce that the 2023 Manning Regional Tradeshow will be held April 21 - 22, 2023, at the Jack McAvoy Arena in Manning! 
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Recreation Board Funding
Did you know that organizations in the County and support communities in Peace River, Manning, and Grimshaw may be eligible for funding through the County of Northern Lights Recreation Boards? 
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Final Report: Rural Broadband Testing
In 2020 RMA, in partnership with CIRA, launched internet speed testing to provide the Government of Canada with internet speed data and gaps in internet service in rural Alberta communities.
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Office Hours

Monday – Thursday 8 am – 4:30 pm, Friday 8 am - 3 pm (closed 12 pm - 1 pm for lunch)

Closed all Statutory Holidays.


Office Closed 

February 20, 2023: Family Day

April 7 and 10, 2023: Easter

May 22, 2023: Victoria Day


Forms for Residents/Business

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


Fire Permits - Forest Protection Areas

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

For burning permits, call Agriculture & Forestry at 780-624-6190 or request a permit online.


Fire Permits - Outside Forest Protection Areas

Residents located outside the Forest Protection Area must contact their area rep.

North of Township 880: Larry at 780-836-5643 

South of Township 880: Tim 780-624-2993 


 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.