Town of Canmore

Enforcement Appeal Review Committee

Committee Authorization
The Enforcement Appeal Review Committee is a committee of Council authorized to:

  1. Review written orders, notices, or decisions issued under sections 545 and 546 of the Municipal Government Act.

  2. Hear appeals of written orders, notices or decisions issued pursuant to the following bylaws:

Animal Control Bylaw 10-2022 s. 31 Nuisance Dogs and s. 37 Vicious Dogs

Business Registry Bylaw 2015-02 s.10.1 Business licence is required or business license is refused, revoked, or suspended

Taxi Bylaw 13-2010 s. 45(b) Refuse to issue a licence and s.45(d) Cancel or suspend a licence

Apply for a review or appeal
To apply for a review or appeal of a written order you have received, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the following information:

  • The subject of the order, notice, or decision
  • The name of the person applying for a review or appeal
  • The name of the person's agent, if any
  • Mailing address to receive notifications
  • Phone number
  • Email address
  • Reason for appeal

Requests for reviews of written orders issued under s. 546 of the Municipal Government Act must be submitted within 7 days after the order is received by the applicant.

All other requests for reviews or appeals must be submitted no later than 14 days after the written order or notice is received by the applicant. 

The committee shall meet within 30 days of receiving the application. The chair must notify the applicant of the date of the review hearing at least seven days before the hearing. Meetings are held in public except where authorized by the Municipal Government Act to close a meeting to the public.

The committee consists of two members of Council, the General Manager of Municipal Services, and the Chief Administrative Officer. The Chief Administrative Officer is the chair of the meeting.

Mayor Sean Krausert
Councillor Jeff Hilstad
Chief Administrative Officer Sally Caudill
General Manager of Municipal Services Scott McKay

For more information about the committee, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Enforcement Appeal Review Committee Minutes and Agendas

Meeting Documents

DateEnforcement Appeal Review Committee MinutesEnforcement Appeal Review Committee AgendasWebcast

The Town of Canmore is located within Treaty 7 region of Southern Alberta. In the spirit of respect, reciprocity and truth, we honour and acknowledge the Canmore area, known as “Chuwapchipchiyan Kudi Bi” (translated in Stoney Nakoda as “shooting at the willows”) and the traditional Treaty 7 territory and oral practices of the Îyârhe Nakoda (Stoney Nakoda) – comprised of the Bearspaw First Nation, Chiniki First Nation, and Goodstoney First Nation – as well as the Tsuut’ina First Nation and the Blackfoot Confederacy comprised of the Siksika, Piikani, Kainai. We acknowledge that this territory is home to the Métis Nation of Alberta, Region 3, within the historical Northwest Métis homeland. We acknowledge all Nations who live, work, and play and help us steward this land and honour and celebrate this territory. We commit to working to live in right relations and to advance Truth and Reconciliation.

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