February: Business Licence Enforcement Month

February is business licence enforcement month

Coaldale and District Municipal Enforcement is now providing Community Peace Officer services to the towns of Coaldale, Coalhurst, Picture Butte and the Village of Barons. Each community has a business licence bylaw that requires persons having or operating a business in their respective community to have a business licence. These licences must be renewed in January of each year. February is business licence enforcement month. Officers will be contacting those that have not renewed their business licences. Anyone operating or conducting business without a licence are subject to fines. To renew your 2017 business licence, please contact the town or village administration office in your community.

Anyone wishing to make a complaint of a traffic or bylaw matter in the communities of Coaldale, Coalhurst, Picture Butte or Barons are urged to call the new number for Coaldale and District Municipal Enforcement at 1-844-645-2635 or submit a complaint ONLINE.

When making an online report. Choose “Coaldale and District Municipal Enforcement” in the drop down menu under “select a group” and then click “write new online report”.

This report will go directly to a Peace Officer who will investigate the complaint in a timely manner.