BUSINESS & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

 

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

 

BUSINESS REGISTRATION
Check out our ONLINE BUSINESS DIRECTORY

Business Registration program
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 Use this as a tool to CONNECT, PROMOTE & ENGAGE Your business. This is a FREE program. Application forms are available below, at our office, or can be emailed to you (if you contact Corinne above).

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

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 Partnership hosts 2-3 events each year.  Watch for upcoming dates for the year.  If you wish to sponsor the Vermilion Region partnership business networking events, check our Sponsorship Brochure


Year Round Explore Local Webinar and Workshops Alberta
Sept 28 Lakeland Regional Safety Conference Lloydminster
Oct 11-12 Economic Partnership summit Lloydminster
Oct 18 Vermilion & District Chamber of Commerce Small Business Week Awards Vermilion
Oct 19 Lloydminster Chamber Business Excellence Awards Lloydminster
Nov 1 Local Leadership Training, Regional Business Accelerator Lloydminster
Nov 2 Vermilion Region Speaker Series (breakfast) with topic The Degree of Difference: Building Change Resilient and Energized Teams in Crazy Times. Presented by Linda Edgecombe Vermilion
Nov 8 Vermilion Region Speaker Series (lunch) with topic: Wow! I sure wish I had that Manager! presented by Glenys Reeves-Gibbs Vermilion
Nov 15 Vermilion Chamber Business Networking evening with presentation by RCMP Vermilion

 

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

TRANSPORTATION PROFILE

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