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The Fees and Permits information can also be found in the Fire Rescue Bylaw #15305.

Invoice Payment

For payment options see Corporate Billing and Accounts Receivable Invoices.

Schedule A - Fire Inspections

Construction Sites
Fire Safety Plan Review and Inspection(s) $386
File Search / Summary Report

Search of files related to the history of a particular site or address.

First hour of research $134 per address*

*Maximum charge for four (4) addresses per building or building complex

Occupancy Load
Occupancy Load Approval $135
Occupancy Load Certificate Replacement Fee $70
Occupancy Load Calculation $135
New Business License Approval
New Business License Approval - Low and Moderate Risk $70
New Business License Approval - High and Maximum Risk $210
Second Re-Inspection of Quality Management Plan occupancy or building $133
Requested Inspection $133
Fuel Tanks

Application fee for flammable and combustible fuel tank. Plans review including site inspections.

$511
Inspection related to the installation or removal of flammable / combustible fuel tank $97
Fire Rescue Standby Service* Charges as per Schedule C
Plans examining and letter of compliance related to the installation or removal of flammable / combustible fuel tank** $220

*Required as a condition of the issuance of the permit or where the Fire Marshal has determined that there is sufficient risk to the safety of people or property to merit on scene Fire Rescue Services.

** These items require remittance fee to the Government of Alberta Safety Codes Council.

Special Events
Major Development
Plan Review $133
Special Events

During the hours of 8am-5:20pm Monday to Friday

Floor Plan Review and Inspection* $133
Special Event Food Outlet Inspection* No Charge

*A minimum 2 hours will apply when outside the listed hours- Charges as per Schedule C

Schedule B - Permits

Dangerous Goods Transportation
Per permit, per vehicle, up to 1 year $85
Fire Performers
Permit for small indoor venues (per venue, up to 1 year) $133
Permit for outdoor venues (per permit, per event) $133
Fireworks & Pyrotechnic Devices
Permit for the sale of fireworks and pyrotechnic devices (per permit, up to 1 year) $97
Permit for Family/Consumer (low hazard) fireworks (per permit, per event) $145
Permit for high hazard display of fireworks (per permit, per event)* $178
Permit for the use of pyrotechnic devices (per permit, per event)* $97

Please Note 

  • A minimum 2 hour fee (charges as per Schedule C) will apply when outside the noted times
  • Requires remittance fee to the Government of Alberta Safety Codes Council
  •  On-site Fire Inspections are required for High Hazard and Pyrotechnic Devices permits
  • *During the hours 8am-5:20pm Monday to Friday (not including Statutory Holidays)
Open Burning
Permit for Open Burning per municipal address (up to one year) $133
Permit for Special Event fire Pits/Bonfires (per permit, per event) $133

Schedule C - Fire Rescue Fees

Please Note: Costs and Expenses of an action or measure taken by Fire Rescue Services not listed in this section are the amount owing.

Alarms

False Alarm: Response related to malfunctioning Fire Safety Installations or other safety monitoring devices, at the same premises responded to during a calendar year.

False Alarms
First response to False Alarm No Charge
Second response to False Alarm $85
Third response to False Alarm $416
Fourth response to False Alarm $829
Commercial False Alarms
First response to False Alarm No Charge
Second response to False Alarm $326
Third response to False Alarm $649
Fourth response to False Alarm $1295
Security Alarms
Residential $829
Commercial $1295
Apparatus

Fee per apparatus, per half hour or portion thereof.

Pumpers, pump tankers, 4X4 mobile pumps, rescue trucks, aerial trucks, jet boat, ambulance bus, air monitoring truck $415
Chiefs’ vans/cars, salvage truck, hose tender, fan truck,water cannon, mobile command, bus, medical support units,
Metzler boat, Zodiac and any other unspecified apparatus
$209
Hazardous Material Apparatus* (Initial Response) $621
 
Hazardous Material Apparatus* (Subsequent Time) $415

*plus expenses, and a 15% handling charge for all materials and supplies

Hazardous Material Incidents
Non Motor Vehicle Accident response handled and completed by one single pumper apparatus $269
Major Hazardous Material Response* (Initial Response) $621
Major Hazardous Material Response* (Subsequent Time)

$415

* per apparatus, for each half hour or portion thereof, plus expenses, and a 15% handling charge for all materials and supplies

Per Member
Overtime* $66
Dispatch, monitoring, and response management* $66
Fire Inspection* $66
Fire Investigation** $66
K-9 search per team **(includes a handler and a canine) $87

* per half hour or portion thereof

**per half hour or portion thereof, plus expenses

Schedule D - Administration Fees

Please Note: Costs and Expenses of an action or measure taken by Fire Rescue Services not listed in this section are the amount owing.

Photographs (Duplications)
Hardcopy photographs (up to 5) $48
Each additional hardcopy photograph $10
Digital photographs (up to 20) $59
Each additional digital photograph $5
Reports

Requested copies of Fire Rescue Run Reports, Dangerous Goods Reports, Fire Investigation Reports, or Patient Care Reports, related to a specific incident, including letters of summary and all services associated with providing requested information.

Per report, up to 2-hours research and preparation $82
Plus: thereafter, per 30-minutes or portion thereof $51
Request for Administrative Service of a Member (including witness interviews)
Per member, per hour or portion thereof plus expenses (2-hour minimum) $165
Plus: thereafter, per member, per 30-minutes or portion thereof $51
If you sell, display or distribute goods or services on a public street or other public space, you require a Vending Permit.

For More Information

311 Contact Centre

Online Contact 311 Online
Telephone

In Edmonton: 311
Outside Edmonton: 780-442-5311

TTY 780-944-5555
Email 311@edmonton.ca

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