Development Permit Notices

If you have any questions or inquiries regarding a development appeal, or the development appeal board hearing process, please contact us by email or call the main desk and ask to speak to a development appeal board clerk. 

Development Notices are advertised in the Okotoks Western Wheel newspaper. Copies of these advertisements are posted on this website and are accessed using the links below.

The file for each development permit application can be made available upon request. Should you wish to review a file or should you have any questions, please contact our Planning & Development Department at Telephone: (403) 652-2341 or email us.

Submitting an Appeal to the Development Appeal Board

Pursuant to Section 685(2) of the Municipal Government Act, any person affected by these decisions may submit an appeal to the Subdivision and Development Appeal Board (SDAB) Clerk. Should you choose to submit an appeal, please complete the Notice of Development Appeal Form, which can be obtained from our website, www.FoothillsCountyAB.ca or emailed/faxed out upon request. Alternatively, you can submit a letter outlining your appeal, which must contain the following information:

  1. the Development Permit File Number (i.e. 20D 000) that you are appealing;
  2. detailed  reasons for appealing; and
  3. your full name (printed and signature), legal description, mailing address, and phone number

Appeals must be received by the SDAB Clerk by the deadline and must be accompanied by a $100.00 appeal fee. The appeal fee will be refunded following the hearing if there is record that the appellant or someone authorized to act on behalf of the appellant was in attendance at the scheduled appeal hearing.

  • Development Appeal Form - Fillable (pdf) 
  • Development Appeal Form - Printable/Scanable (pdf) 

SEND NOTICE OF DEVELOPMENT APPEAL FORM AND APPEAL FEE VIA:
Email (scanned or fillable pdf) or
Fax: 403-652-7880 or
Mail/Deliver: SDAB Clerk, Foothills County, 309 Macleod Trail S, Box 5605, High River, AB, T1V 1M7

Notes: For email submissions, if you do not receive a reply email from our office confirming receipt of your submission, please contact the SDAB Clerk immediately (403) 603-6227. The notice of appeal form may be mailed, but if it is received after the appeal deadline, the appeal will be invalid.

Appeal Board Hearings

Development Permit Notices
The following permits have been approved subject to certain conditions and subject to an appeal period. Pursuant to Section 685 (2) of the Municipal Government Act, a person affected by these decisions has a right of appeal. Appeals must be received by the SDAB clerk no later than 4:30 P.M. on April 7, 2022, and must be accompanied by a $100.00 appeal fee.
Development Permit Application 21D 288
Ptn.  NE 27-21-01 W5M; Plan 9611911, Lot 1
Renewal of Dwelling, Temporary for Farm Help
County Contact–Dimitri Giannoulis–Development Officer
Development Permit Application 22D 008
Ptn.  SE 36-22-04 W5M; Plan 9210314, Lot 7
Relaxation of Setbacks to Proposed and Existing Accessory Buildings – Refused in Part
County Contact–Dimitri Giannoulis–Development Officer
 
The following permits have been approved subject to certain conditions and subject to an appeal period. Pursuant to Section 685 (2) of the Municipal Government Act, a person affected by these decisions has a right of appeal. Appeals must be received by the SDAB clerk no later than 4:30 P.M. on April 21, 2022, and must be accompanied by a $100.00 appeal fee.
Development Permit Application 22D 021
Ptn.  NE 19-22-04 W5M; Plan 8087JK, Block A
Existing Secondary Suite, Accessory
County Contact–Brittany Hornsby–Development Officer
Development Permit Application 22D 044
Ptn.  NW 15-21-01 W5M; Plan 1412645, Block 1, Lot 17
Single Family Dwelling with Attached Garage on CRA & Secondary Suite, Principal
County Contact–Drew Granson–Development Officer
 
The following permits have been approved subject to certain conditions and subject to an appeal period. Pursuant to Section 685 (2) of the Municipal Government Act, a person affected by these decisions has a right of appeal. Appeals must be received by the SDAB clerk no later than 4:30 P.M. on April 28, 2022, and must be accompanied by a $100.00 appeal fee.
 
Development Permit Application 22D 038
Ptn.  NW 12-21-28 W4M
Renewal of Dwellings (2), Temporary for Farm Help
County Contact–Brittany Hornsby–Development Officer