Permits and Applications

Business Development

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.

Building Inspection Request Form

Application for Occupancy Form

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:

Electric Permit       Gas Permit        Plumbing Permit

Fee Schedules:
Electric Permit
Gas Permit (Residential)
Gas Permit (Non-Residential)
Gas Permit (Propane, Replacement)
Plumbing Permit

Other Permits & Application Forms
Low Flow  Toilet Utility Rebate Program -  Application Form

Tax Installment Payment  Plan - TIPPs - Information page

Tax Installment Payment Plan - TIPPs - Application For

Dog License Application

Parade Assembly Policy  if you require a street closure or other Town assistance to host an event such as a Block Party or similar celebrations.

Committee/Board Member Application Form   for anyone wishing to volunteer their time to serve on a Town of Black Diamond Board or Committee.

Alberta Health Services Vendor Package for Events  -  Application Form

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