Before you may develop or build on a parcel of land in Devon, you may be required (with certain exceptions as listed in the Land Use Bylaw 667/99, Schedule A, Section 1.5.2) to obtain a development permit and/or a building permit, and if a business or home occupation, a business license
Individuals may submit completed application forms and attachments (plans, owner's consents, etc.) digitally via email. Dwg, tiff, jpeg, pdf, doc, mdb and xls files accepted.
Development Forms and Informational Brochures are provided below.
Commonly referred to forms and brochures are provided here for your information. Printed copies of all documents and forms are also available from the Development Office. If you want to review information that is not listed here, or if you have a question, please contact Marilyn McMartin Development Officer or P: 780.987.8327.
Please note: Permits for electrical, plumbing and gas are now being accepted through the Town of Devon in conjunction with Parkland County. For inspections please call Parkland County Safety Codes, phone number 780-489-4777.
Look to Devon as the place to do business. Many have and they're glad they did. Shopping is a pleasure - not a chore!
If you would like to know more about opening a business in Devon and the many advantages, including no business tax, please call the office at 780.987.8327 and someone will be able to assist you. Alternatively please complete the application form below.
If you have a query regarding your existing business please contact the office at 780.987.8327.
The Town of Devon does not currently have any active door to door (peddler) licences. Non-profit community groups doing fundraising do not require a business licence in the Town of Devon. If you have a peddler come to your home attempting to sell to you please do not purchase from them and contact our local Community Peace Officers at 780-987-3440.
Please note: ALL BUSINESSES OPERATING IN DEVON MUST HAVE A VALID LICENSE AND MUST COMPLETE RENEWAL OR CLOSURE NOTICE BY JAN 31 ANNUALLY.
Business License Application