Permits and Applications
Business License Application please ensure that you have applied for and received the proper development approval (development permit, change of use or home occupation) if you are locating your business within the Town of Black Diamond.
If you are interested in setting up a new business in the Town of Black Diamond, follow the BizPal link, where you will be assisted in determining all of the required permits to do so.
Change of Use - Development Permit for use when opening a business in a pre-existing commercial business location
Home Occupation Application Form for use when opening a business in a residential location
Sign Permit to facilitate signage at a commercial / home occupation location
Development and Building
Development Permit Application for use when building a new structure, for commercial or residential uses, exterior renovations (garages, etc.)
Building Permit Application please note that most (but not all) building permits require a development approval prior to issuing a building permit. Please call the Town Office if you are unsure of the requirements to receive a building permit for your specific circumstances.
Building Permit Information - some Alberta Building Code changes that every builder should be aware of prior to undertaking building projects in the Town of Black Diamond.
Electric, Gas & Plumbing Inspections
The Town of Black Diamond has contracted the services of Davis Inspection Agency Ltd. (Calgary) to perform the permitting/inspection duties for the Town of Black Diamond. Please see below for the required forms and permit fee schedules. Forms and Fee Schedules may be subject to change, however, we make every attempt to maintain current and accurate information regarding permits and their corresponding fees. Please note that the Town of Black Diamond does not accept payment by credit card at this time.
Permit Application Forms:
Other Permits & Application Forms