The Town of Devon is strategically located in Alberta's Capital region, with close proximity to the greater amenities within a 15 minute drive.
Devon has a variety of businesses and industries that help to diversify its strong economic base. We are situated just minutes from Edmonton’s International Airport as well as the Nisku & Acheson Industrial Parks. The roots of Devon come from the oil industry, and this sector continues to play a major role in the vitality of the community.
Devon 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. Click Here for the 2018 Devon Economic Development Action Plan.
With the upcoming legalization of Cannabis in Alberta in the fall of 2018, and the legislation published by Government of Canada, Government of Alberta and the framework of Alberta Gaming and Liquor Control Board, administration conducted research of regional municipalities to assist with a decision to make changes the land use bylaw relating to Cannabis retail. As such there are processes in place, Federally, Provincially and with local government agencies that must be considered and in place prior to applying for a Devon business license. Click here for the processes and steps required to become a cannabis retailer in Devon.