Development Notices

The Town of Carstairs is dedicated to ensuring that growth within the community conforms to the Land Use Bylaw. Any development projects require prior application and approval.

Development permits are available through the Town Office. Building Permits are required prior to construction. Please remember: a development permit is required for inside projects such as basement renovations and additions. The Town of Carstairs does not issue gas, plumbing and electrical permits.

Contact the Town office at 403-337-3341 for permits before you are ready to start your project. To see application forms for deck construction or building permit applications, please visit our Documents and Forms page.

About Development Notices
Development notices will be published in the local newspaper and on the Town website once submitted to the Planning and Development Department. Any person who feels they may be affected by the issuance of these development permits may appeal in writing to the Planning and Development Director within fourteen (14) days of the date of the publication of the notice. More information may be obtained at the Town Office.

Current Development Notices
The following Development Permits have been issued for the proposed developments:


Appeal can be made prior to October 17, 2017

107-17   802 Stone Garden Drive                    Basement Development

108-17   627 - 11th Ave                                   Detached Garage

109-17   704 Stonehaven Drive                       Single Family Dwelling w/deck

110-17   706 Stonehaven Drive                       Single Family Dwelling w/deck


Appeal can be made prior to October 24, 2017


111-17   652 West Highland Cres                   Wood Stove

112-17   1404 Aldrich Lane                             Single Family Dwelling w/deck

113-17   1464 Ranch Road                              Single Family Dwelling w/deck

114-17   1406 Aldrich Lane                             Single Family Dwelling w/deck

115-17   1485 Aldrich Place                            Single Family Dwelling w/deck

116-17   1487 Aldrich Place                            Single Family Dwelling w/deck

117-17   1410 Price Road                               Single Family Dwelling w/deck















DON'T FORGET! A development permit is required for projects such as decks, basement, home renovations and additions.  Questions or concerns can be directed to the Planning and Development Department. 

Public Hearings
From time to time Town Council will call Public Hearings to address certain issues of importance to residents, including, but not limited to, amendments to the Land Use Bylaw. Check this page or the Community Events Calendar for notice of the next Public Hearing. Call Town Office at 403-337-3341 to confirm dates and times.