Did you Know?
Free Masks
Under the Province’s “Masks for Albertans” program, the County has free non-medical face masks available for County residents. You can pick up your free masks at the Dixonville Post Office and County of Northern Lights office in Manning beginning on Monday, July 13th. Masks are also currently available at the Manning Post Office.
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Proposed Bylaw # 20-61-441
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING: Proposed Landuse Bylaw Amendment # 20-61-441
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2020 Photo Contest
The County of Northern Lights Annual Photo Contest is underway! We're looking for some amazing photos taken in the County to be featured in our 2021 promotional calendar. Your selected photos can win you up to $200. The deadline for photo submissions is Friday, October 2nd, 2020.
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ASB Equipment Rentals
The County of Northern Lights ASB equipment is available for rental.   As the office is not currently open to the public, please contact Agricultural Fieldman Blake Gaugler at (780 836-0927) during regular office hours to arrange for equipment rentals or returns.
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Student Bursary and Hometown Proud
The County of Northern Lights, in partnership with the Northern Alberta Development Council (NADC) offers two bursaries of $1500 each annually to students in the County. The successful candidates of the County Program are eligible for matching funds from the NADC Bursary Partnership Program. Considerations in determining successful candidates include academic standing, financial need, essay evaluation, and references. Download Application and Guidelines  For the NADC Bursary Partnership application, please click here.
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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:

Wednesday, July 1st, 2020 for Canada Day  

Monday, August 3rd for Heritage 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 will require a fire permit

Before you burn it, get a permit!

For burning permits, call Agriculture & Forestry office at 780-624-6190


 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.


Road Bans and Closures

For a list of current road closures and road bans, please click here.