Phone: 780-846-2244
Lead Community Peace Officer

Roland Feist

Community Peace Officer

Craig Weinert

Dog Control Officer

Sabra Patmore

Administrative Support

Stacey Ruller


New law is in place for the use of helmets while operating an Off-Highway Vehicle (May 15, 2017).  Read more here.

For the safety of your children in a vehicle - ensure your car seat is installed correctly and your child is secured in the seat properly.  Both of these issues can result in a fine.  We have a Certified Technician (Craig Weinert) for car seats on staff if you have questions or check out www.albertaseatbelts.ca  

Installation Demo Video - Forward Facing Seats
Installation Demo Video - Rear Facing Seats

Did You Know? Getting the usual reminders in the mail regarding your vehicle and driver license renewals is a thing of the past? You now need to register online to get a reminder emailed or texted to you - www.eregistry.ca 



SECURING BALES for TRANSPORT:  If you are transporting bales, please review the Info Sheet here

Reminder to all heavy traffic 22,500 kgs and over that you must have a PERMIT to drive on County Roads

Reminder to check on potential ROAD BANS.  More details here



Dog Licenses
What to do with a Lost/Found Dog
Bylaw Enforcement
Heavy Traffic Permits and Road Ban Info

The County of Vermilion River Enforcement Services Program was introduced in 2013 with the hiring of two Community Peace Officers and one Administrative Assistant. The Peace Officers are responsible for enforcing Provincial Legislations and Regulations as well as investigating, and, if necessary, enforcing County Bylaws.

The County of Vermilion River Enforcement Services Program has been authorized by the Justice and Solicitor General. Peace Officers must abide by the procedures as listed in the Alberta Peace Officer Act

The County of Vermilion River also employs a dog control officer on a contract basis. The dog control officer is responsible for monitoring and investigating dog complaints from County residents, as well as enforcing action, if necessary, in accordance with the Dog Control Bylaw

 For inquiries or if you have a bylaw concern please contact the
Enforcement Services Office at 780-846-2244. If after hours please leave a message.

 If your call is an emergency please contact your local RCMP Complaint Line or 911.

 Elk Point RCMP Complaint Line: 780-724-3829

 Kitscoty RCMP Complaint Line: 780-846-2897

 Onion Lake RCMP: 306-344-5550

 Vermilion RCMP Complaint Line: 780-853-5781

 Wainwright RCMP Complaint Line: 780-842-4461


The 2016 Protective Services Team!