Starting a New Business
Welcome to the Town of Falher!
Falher is a great place to conduct business, with an economic base in agriculture, oil & gas, forestry, and a prominent retail/service sector there are many opportunities for new businesses and industries.
The Town of Falher also offers a tax refund for new commercial and industrial buildings. For more details download the Tax Refund Policy.
If you are considering starting a new business or expanding your existing operation in Falher, you may need the following permits:
- Business License
- Development Permit
- Building Permit
You may also want to view some of these useful links:
- BizPal helps you find the permits and licences you may require when starting or operating your business.
- Business Alberta has useful links for someone operating a business, looking to start a business or purchase a business; such as business plans, franchise advice, financing and marketing research, as well as topics such as hiring, employee management, taxes, exporting/importing and much more.
- Canada Business Network has useful information on starting a business, managing & growing, business planning, grants & financing, and government regulations.
You may also contact our regional economic development officer at (780) 837-2647 or visit their web site Smoky River Regional Economic Development and also check out our local chamber of commerce.