Town of Canmore

Bylaws Pending Approval


Bylaw 2018-03: Land Use Bylaw Amendment Cannabis Retail Store

This bylaw sets out the locations where cannabis retail stores may be allowed. It’s proposed that these stores be permitted in all commercial districts where liquor stores are allowed, subject to development permit approved by the Town and the Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission.

A public hearing on the land use bylaw change occurred Tuesday, April 10 at 5 p.m. Second and third reading are tentatively scheduled for June 5, 2018. See the proposed bylaw here:  pdf Bylaw 2018 03 Cannabis Retail Stores (359 KB)

Additional information can be found at 

For a map showing all commercial districts where it is proposed that cannabis retail stores could be permitted, click here


The Public Hearing Process

To learn more about public hearing procedures visit our Public Hearings page.