The Town of Devon is strategically located in Alberta's Capital region. Devon enjoys the proximity to the amenities of the Provincial Capital, most of which can be reached within a relaxing 20 minute drive. Additionally, the Town is located in the heart of Western Canada's Asia Specific Gateway, it is close to Nisku and Acheson Industrial Zones and enjoys proximity to the International Airport.
Our Economic Base is diversified and boasts a World class advanced technology research centre where federal, provincial, university and private industry all collaborate together to tackle different scientific questions and to advance methodologies for enhanced oil sands production while reducing the greenhouse gas emissions.
The Town of Devon Economic Development & Tourism Department is proud to work alongside our Chamber of Commerce to work with new business and inspire you to become a part of our community to service over six thousands people who choose Devon as their home, plus the 16,000 people that drive past Devon on a daily basis and the 700,000 tourists that visit our Region annually.
If you are interested in opening a business in Devon and want to know what licenses and permits you may require, you can try the BizPaL Online Business Permits and Licences service to get you started. Otherwise you can connect to our Community and Economic Development Officer at 780-987-8300 or Planning and Development Officer at 780-987-8327.
Did you know that ALL business that operate within the Devon boundaries should have a valid business license?
The Town of Devon has a number of business license options and prices for annual licenses. For more information and / or to apply for a license please download our application brochure or contact the town office for information on development licenses at 780-987-8327.