Our community is gaining a reputation as the place to do business in northern Alberta.  A blend of rural and urban living, with a pro-business climate and superior lifestyle opportunities - that's the Whitecourt Advantage.

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2022 Permit Report

  • The value of development permits issued in 2022 was over $14 million.
  • 4 subdivisions were approved in 2022 – the most approved in the last 5 years.

Read through the 2022 Permit Report

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