Business Resources

Whether you are looking to start a business, grow your business, or relocate your business, the Economic Development Department has a number of resources to help make your important decisions.

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Employer Resources

Employment Standards - Government of Alberta

Health and Safety


Outdoor Food Vending Information

Outdoor Food Vending, such as Food Trucks and Food Carts, are permitted on privately owned land.  Public land, such as City roads, boulevards, sidewalks, parks and the land surrounding City buildings, may be used during permitted Special Events and Farmers' Markets

Outdoor Food Vendors operating at Special Events should obtain a Business Licence.  Outdoor Food Vendors operating at Farmers' Markets are exempt through provincial legislation.

Outdoor Food Vendor should also ensure they have a valid Food Handling Permit through Alberta Health Services.       

For further information, consult the Outdoor Food Vending Policy.