Beekeeping Licence Request Form
All of the following information is necessary to facilitate a processing your request. All materials submitted must be clear, legible and precise. Only complete requests can be processed.
Bold or asterisk (*) fields are mandatory.
Last Name:
First Name:
Email Address:
Phone Number:
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Postal Code:
As the applicant, I affirm (check one:) I am the registered owner of the property.
I have permission of the registered owner to make an application. (Attach copy.)
Site Information:
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A site plan is required to process your application. Please attach a site plan.
Add Site Plan *
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Description of Hive Location:
I have read and agree to follow the City's guidelines for urban beekeeping. *
I have informed all my immediate surrounding neighbours, whose properties are attached to my property or across an alleyway from me, that I will be applying for an urban beehive site to be located on my property. (Failure to inform neighbours that a hive will be located on your property may result in revocation of the license). Copy attached. *
If you have not yet downloaded and completed the Neighbour Letter, you can find it here
Add Notification Document *
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I have taken urban beekeeping training. *
Provide Information Below:
Session Location:
Session Date:
Select the date from a calendar
Session Instructor:
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If this is the first time you have kept bees in an urban environment, please provide information on your mentor or that you have made contact with a local beekeeping association for mentorship.
Mentor Name:
Mentor Experience:
Mentor Contact Information:
I am aware that any swarming and disease issues need to be brought forward to Animal Control's attention immediately by calling 311. *
I will register with the Provincial Apiculturist for this site. *
Premises Identification Number:
If you have any other information that would be helpful to process your request, please include it here.
Please attach drawings or photos that help describe where on their property the bee hive will be placed. Please press the button for each item you wish to upload.
Add Supporting Documents
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This personal information is collected under the authority of Section 33(c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (Alberta). It will be used in the operation of the Special Pet Licence Program, for bylaw enforcement purposes, internal city departments, and shared with outside organizations for the purpose of managing urban bee keeping. If you have any questions about this collection, contact the Director, Community Standards Peace Officer Section, at the Animal Care & Control Centre at 780-495-0655.
If you wish to provide feedback on the Online Special Animal Licence application, please send your comments to the email address: [email protected].
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