Did you Know?
Council's 2022-2024 Strategic Plan
 The Council for the County of Northern Lights recently met to review their Strategic Plan for 2021 – 2023 to provide an updated plan for the incoming Council following October’s municipal elections. 
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Planning and Development Office Dates
Anyone wishing to obtain a development permit, are asked to contact Anna Glover at 1.833.260.7201 or email: islanna@countyofnorthernlights.com 
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Business Spotlight Program
The County of Northern Lights Economic Development Department would like to showcase local businesses through a new initiative, a Business Spotlight Program. The Business Spotlight Program is an opportunity for us to highlight and showcase County-owned businesses.
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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 

December 23rd & 24th

December 27th to December 31st.



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 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.