BUSINESS & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

 

Corinne McGirr, BComm
Community Development Coordinator
(780) 846-2244 cmcgirr@county24.com

 

BUSINESS REGISTRATION
Check out our ONLINE BUSINESS DIRECTORY

Now Accepting Registrations!

Business Registration program. Use this as a tool to CONNECT, PROMOTE & ENGAGE Your business. Application forms are available below, at our office, can be emailed to you (if you contact Corinne above), and will be mailed out.  Our mailing won't be able to reach every single business in the County (the purpose of the program is to build up that database), so please use the online/printable form.

We look forward to improved communications and engagement with our business sector!

BUSINESS REGISTRATION PROGRAM INTRODUCTION

REGISTRATION FORM - online fillable pdf version

REGISTRATION FORM - to print and fill by hand

Note: Business Licenses are not required by the County, however, we encourage you to Register your business with us. If you are operating a business out of your home, you may need a Home Occupation Permit from our Planning & Development department.

Your business may require Provincial licensing:  

There are 22 different types of licensed / registered businesses and individuals including Direct Sellers, Employment Agencies, Home Inspections, and Pre-Paid Contractors.  A list of designated business types can be found on the Service Alberta website: http://www.servicealberta.ca/Consumer_Licenses.cfm or check out the BizPaL service:

BizPaL (Business Permits and Licences): your one-stop shop for business permits and licence requirements in the province

 


BUSINESS & DEVELOPMENT EVENTS & NEWS

The Vermilion Region EARN (Employee Attraction & Retention Network) hosts 2-3 events each year.  Watch for upcoming dates for the year.  If you wish to sponsor these business networking events, check our Sponsorship Brochure


Survey   

Community Futures Lloydminster and Region would like your thoughts on programs and services Community Futures offers as well as what programs and services that might be beneficial to your community in the future.  Please take a few minutes and share your thoughts by clicking on the link below.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/cflloydregion

 
Mar 21 Coaching for Business Success Workshop - contact the Regional Business Accelerator for more info.  Lloydminster, AB
Apr 6 EARN Breakfast with Alberta Economist - Todd Hirsch.  Tickets at County or Town of Vermilion offices. Vermilion, AB
Year Round Explore Local Webinar and Workshops Alberta

 

Online INDUSTRY Events (provincial, national, and international) calendar can be found on the www.albertacanada.com website
 
To check out Explore Local upcoming events for agricultural producers, please visit http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$Department/deptdocs.nsf/all/explore13594

 


COUNTY DEMOGRAPHICS

Can be found on the About Us page, along with community profiles.
Our Municipal Development Plans, Land Use Bylaws etc can be found here

2015 Industry Activity (Oilwells and Pipelines) map

INDUSTRIAL AREAS:

Devonia Business Park has some industrial lots available.  Details on their website www.devoniabusinesspark.com 

Reinhart Property Management has several locations of commercial lots. Details on their website www.reinhartpm.com