Discretionary Permit Pre-Referral

Please be advised that a Discretionary Development Permit Application to Operate a Home-Based Trucking Business; Commercial Business - Transport Company with shop for truck storage under application #193193-18-D0230 has been received for Lot 1, Block 2, Plan 072583, Stony Ridge Estates within SW 34-53-02 W5M; Property Address 1 - 53509 Hwy 43. Adjacent landowner letters were mailed November 22, 2018.

This is your opportunity to provide comments to Lac Ste. Anne County. Be advised that all comments received are recorded as public information once presented to the Development Authority. All comments must be received prior to 4:30 pm on December 10th. The application and supporting information is available at the County Planning and Development Department during normal business hours, or can be downloaded in PDF format below.

Written comments on the above proposal may be provided to Lac Ste. Anne County, 56521 RGE RD 65, Box 219, Sangudo, AB T0E 2A0 Attn: Tanya Vanderwell or emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

D0230 Pre-Referral

# Description Size Hits Download
Adjacent Landowner Referral Letter (Redacted) 2.86 MB 27 Download Preview
Development Permit Application (Redacted) 13.21 MB 40 Download Preview
Location Sketch 125.67 KB 30 Download

Conditionally Approved Permits

Check the table below to review all recent Discretionary Development Permits that have been conditionally approved subject to the right of appeal to the Subdivision and Development Appeal Board or, Municipal Government Board. All Development Permits are posted in the Lac Ste. Anne Bulletin.

Anyone who claims to be affected and who wishes to lodge an appeal against any of the conditionally-approved developments must do so in writing to the Secretary of the Subdivision and Development Appeal Board on or before the dates as noted in each notice.

If you wish to appeal any of these permits as an affected land owner, please review the requirements in our appeal section.

PLEASE NOTE: Lac Ste. Anne County requires that a non-refundable fee of $200.00 must be paid for every appeal served on the Subdivision and Development Appeal Board. Appeal fees may be paid by cheque made payable to Lac Ste. Anne County or by Visa, MasterCard or debit card (only if the appeal is filed in person at Lac Ste. Anne County office.

Information (site/building plans & copy of the development conditions) relating to any or all Development Permits listed may be obtained from the Lac Ste. Anne County Planning and Development Department at (780) 785-3411.

Notice of Development Permit Approvals

The following Development Permits have been approved or conditionally approved under the provisions of the Land Use Bylaw. This list does not include Permitted Uses. Interested parties are encouraged to contact the Planning and Development Department at 1.866.880.5722 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Monday to Friday from 8:30 am until 4:30 pm to request additional information on a permit.

  Permit # Legal Land Description   Description   Appeal Date Deadline         
  18-D0230 Lot 1, Block 2, Plan 0725837 Stony Ridge Estates within SW 34-53-02 W5M   Operate a Home Based Trucking Business; Commercial Business - Transport Company with shop for truck storage   January 28, 2019  

Anyone who claims to be affected and who wishes to submit an appeal against any of the above developments must do so in writing on the applicable form on or before 4:30 p.m. on the above noted date(s). (ex. lodge a complaint, submit an appeal)

Secretary of the Subdivision and Development Appeal Board, c/o Lac Ste. Anne County, Planning & Development Department, Box 219, Sangudo, Alberta, T0E 2A0

PLEASE NOTE: Lac Ste. Anne County requires that a non-refundable fee of $200.00 be paid for every appeal served on the Subdivision and Development Appeal Board.  The fee may be paid by Cheque, Visa, MasterCard, Interac or Cash.

IDP Public Hearing

Implementation of an Intermunicipal Development Plan

Lac Ste. Anne County and Parkland County are currently working to implement a new Intermunicipal Development Plan. This plan is aimed at guiding future growth for both municipalities, and provides a forum for intermunicipal dialogue and collaboration as development occurs in and around their shared border. The plan boundary includes lands in both Parkland County and Lac Ste. Anne County as indicated in the image above. Please refer to the maps below for more detailed views of the IDP maps in PDF format.

Come Share Your Input

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 5TH BEGINNING AT 10:00AM
LAC STE. ANNE COUNTY COUNCIL CHAMBERS (56521 Rge Rd 65)

If you wish to comment on the proposed Bylaw, you’ll have an opportunity to do so at the December 5 public hearing. If you are unable to attend the hearing, a written submission can be made to the County. You will, however, need to ensure that your comments are received by the County prior to the date of the hearing.

Comments can be sent by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., by fax to 780.785.2985, or by mail to Box 219, Sangudo AB, T0E 2A0. All submissions will be public information. For more information, please contact the Planning and Development department at 780.785.3411.

Special Event Permits

Plan Your Special Event or Festival

Whether you are planning an indoor or outdoor event, locating it on County or private property, opening the event to the public or keeping it private, the following special event permits will help you determine the permits, approvals and information you will need. We have listed some of the most common permits required for special events below, and encourage you to connect with the County department associated with your planned activity.

Planning & Development

Well-Managed Growth Across the Region

The County has roles and responsibilities under the Municipal Government Act (MGA) to manage the use of land to achieve orderly, economical and beneficial development, and to maintain and improve the quality of the physical environment. The overarching objective is to find the right balance between land preservation and responsible and sustainable economic development.

This section provides guidance, support and documentation for any planning and development initiatives within the County's boundaries. Click on the icons below to explore these resources in detail.

Download the Compliance Letter of Request application form in PDF format

Download the Alberta Building Licensing Brochure

Download the Alberta Building Licensing Application Process


 

In Focus: IDP Open House

In Focus IDP

Intermunicipal Development Plan Open House December 5

 

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Planning & Development Resources

  • Development Permits

    A development permit approves the use of a site, as well as the size and location of any buildings or structures. Development permit approvals must be obtained for new construction, renovations, businesses, and changes of use to existing buildings.

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  • Subdivision & Redistricting

    All land within Lac Ste. Anne County is zoned for a particular use. Redistricting is part of the County’s Land Use Bylaw and is approved by County Council.

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  • Land Use Bylaw

    The Municipal Government Act requires all municipalities in Alberta to adopt a Land Use Bylaw. The Land Use Bylaw must divide the municipality into districts (often called zones in other parts of Canada and the United States).

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Choose from the Following Planning & Development Services

Development Permits

Development permit approvals must be obtained for new construction, renovations, businesses, and changes of use to existing buildings in the County.

Permit Approvals

Review the Development Permits that have been conditionally approved subject to the right of appeal to the Subdivision and Development Appeal Board.

Codes & Standards

Codes and Standards regulate how buildings in the County are designed, built, or renovated to protect the health and safety of the occupants.

Subdivision

All land within the County is zoned for a particular use. Subdivision and redistricting are part of the County’s Land Use Bylaw and is approved by Council.

Appeal Board

The Subdivision and Development Appeal Board is an independent body that makes impartial decisions applying the principles of justice and procedural fairness.

Municipal Development Plan

The MDP sets the vision on how to responsibly accommodate growth. It serves as a decision making tool for County administrators and stakeholders.

Intermunicipal Development

The County is adopting joint plans called Inter-Municipal Development Plans with the Village of Alberta Beach and the Summer Villages of Val Quentin and Sunset Point.

Land Use Bylaw

The Municipal Government Act requires all municipalities in Alberta to adopt a Land Use Bylaw. The Land Use Bylaw must divide the municipality into districts.

About the County

Founded in 1944, Lac Ste. Anne County is a municipal district in central Alberta, Canada. It is located in Census Division 13, roughly 45 minutes northwest of Edmonton. The County's administrative office is located at 56521 Range Road 65. Its namesake comes from its largest body of water, Lac Ste. Anne.

Contact Information

  Box 219, Sangudo AB T0E 2A0
 lsac (@) lsac.ca
 1-866-880-5722
 (780) 785-3411
 (780) 785-2359