- Planning & Development
Planning & Development
The Planning Department aims to ensure the orderly and sustainable development of the Town of Slave Lake.
Notice of Public Hearing - Bylaw #09-2023 - June 6, 2023Amending Bylaw #09-2023 proposes amendments to Sections 3, by adding a definition for Industrial Laundry and Industrial Support, and amending the definition for Laundromat and Dry Cleaning Establishment. The Public Hearing is scheduled for June 6, 2023. Read on...
Board Members Wanted: Subdivision and Appeal BoardThe Subdivision and Appeal Board is looking to add 3 public members at large to its board. Training is provided and paid for by the Town and an honorarium is paid for attending any appeal hearings. Read on...
- Assists with matters pertaining to development, plans of subdivision, site plan reviews, certificates of compliance, zoning bylaws and other planning and land use related matters.
- Monitors and updates various regulatory planning documents for the Town including the Growth Study, Municipal Sustainability Plan, the Municipal Development Plan, various Area Structure Plans and the Land Use Bylaw.
- Provides professional planning services to Town Council, the Municipal Planning Commission and the Subdivision and Development Appeal Board as well as external agencies, builders, developers and landowners.
The Town of Slave Lake has adopted various statutory and official plans to ensure the responsible, orderly and sustainable growth and development of our community.
Land Use Bylaw
The purpose of the Land Use Bylaw is to regulate and control the use and development of land and buildings within the Town of Slave Lake.
Development Permit Applications
Find necessary applications and information for obtaining a development permit, and view a list of recent development permits issued by the Town of Slave Lake.
The Planning Department has a variety of brochures and pamphlets available on a range of topics. These brochures and pamphlets should not be interpreted as exhibiting the exact guidelines of the Land Use Bylaw 22-2007 or other statutory documents.
Check out the following information pages to find out more information on the Lot Grading procedures in the Town of Slave Lake.
This page has a list of policies, bylaws and statutory plans that are referred to when the Development Authority makes decisions on subdivision and development
Purchasing Property Information
Are you in the process of purchasing property? If so, there are some things you may want to consider before you complete the purchase.