Planning & Development Policies

The County's policies provide guidelines for employees to follow in making decisions on behalf of Lac Ste. Anne County. They serve to provide a framework for the delegation of decision making, eliminate misunderstandings, reduce uncertainties and enable goals and objectives to be met. Some latitude is allowed in decision making, depending upon each situation. However, whwn making decisions the intent of the policy must be followed.

Services and Processes

The following list of policies are policies that clarify services and processes provided by the Planning and Development Department.

 Encroachment Agreement Policy - This policy allows for certain properties to encroach upon a property line in specific situations beyond what is allowed in the Land Use Bylaw.

 Certificate of Compliance Policy - A Compliance Certificate is confirmation of location of building(s) on the site comply with the requirements of the Land Use Bylaw. This Policy establishes what is to be included in a Compliance Certificate issued by the County.

Development Permits and Subdivision Applications

The following list of policies are policies that outline and clarify requirements of Applicants for Development Permits and or Subdivision Applications. The intent of these policies is to provide guidance to applicable parties on requirements or possible decision conditions in relation to the County’s Land Use Bylaw, Municipal Development Plan and relevant Area Structure Plans.

 Community Bulletin Boards Policy

 General Municipal Servicing Standards

 Moved in Structure Security Policy

 Multiparcel Country Residential Design Reserve Allocations Policy

 Private Sewage System Standards Policy

 Recreational Vehicle Campground Road Development Policy

 Right of Way Gained Through Subdivision Process

 Road Upgrades for Natural and Resource Extraction Developments Policy

 Telecommunication Policy

Environmental Commitment

The Following list of policies are policies that outline the County’s commitment to the Environment beyond what is outlined in the County Land Use Bylaw.

 Environmental Conservation Area Assessment

 Environmentally Significant Area

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
 (780) 785-3411
 (780) 785-2359