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Agendas & Minutes
View agendas and minutes.
Agendas & Minutes

Banff Community Plan
Find out about the community plan.
Banff Community Plan

Benchmarking
The Alberta Municipal Benchmarking Initiative (AMBI) is a collaboration of cities and towns in Alberta to develop and build upon a framework for an ongoing benchmarking process.
Benchmarking

Budget & Finance
Budgets are set annually by Council. The operating budget, funded by property tax, user fees and development cost charges, includes all revenue and expenditures for the Town. The capital budget, which is funded by various reserves, outlines the planned infrastructure improvements or capital projects for the next 10 years.
Budget & Finance

Building and Development
If you're altering the exterior of your property, you will need a development permit. If you're building for the first time, you'll need a building permit.
Building and Development

Bylaws, Policies & Procedures
Town of Banff municipal bylaws, policies and procedures are available online for review. In some cases, public feedback will be sought on draft policies prior to going before town council.
Bylaws, Policies & Procedures

Careers
Town of Banff career opportunities will be posted online as they become available. Learn more about working for the Town of Banff, our jobs, values and our mission statement.
Careers

Committees
Advisory committees, corporations and boards have been established in the Town of Banff to provide advice to council and assist with legislative decision-making.
Committees

Community Measures
The Town of Banff gathers data every year for Community Measures, to accurately measure everything from our development, visitor experience, energy use and more.
Community Measures

Contact Us
Connect with the Town of Banff and find out how to contact us online or in person.
Contact Us

Election 2017
Election Day is Monday, October 16, 2017. Nomination Day is Monday, September 18, 2017
Election 2017

Freedom of Information
The Town of Banff endeavours to make general information available to the public free of charge through routine dissemination whenever possible. Please contact the appropriate department or the FOIP Coordinator prior to making a formal FOIP request to see if the information you seek is readily available.
Freedom of Information

Major Projects
The Town's goal is to plan, provide and reinvest in the infrastructure that meets future needs of residents and visitors. Infrastructure includes water and sanitary pipes, storm water pipes, roads, sidewalks, trails and pathways, parks and forests, and facilities. As a global tourism destination, and a national park community, we must build and maintain infrastructure that meets the highest environmental standards.
Major Projects

Permits and Licenses
The Town of Banff issues thousands of permits and licenses every year. All applications are available online.
Permits and Licenses

RFPs Tenders & Purchasing
Invitations to Tender, Requests for Proposal, and Requests for Quotation will be advertised on this website and may be advertised more widely.
RFPs Tenders & Purchasing

Strategic Priorities
Council priorities help us achieve the community's vision for the future. They guide new policies and the enhancement of programs.
Strategic Priorities

Taxes and Utilities
Property tax pays for municipal infrastructure and services: fire rescue, police, public transit, leisure programs, roads, snowclearing, playfields, The Fenlands, library services and more. The cost of delivering these services at a level determined by Council form the basis of each year’s budget.
Taxes and Utilities

Town of Banff Directory
View the town directory.
Town of Banff Directory

Town Council
Banff Town Council is one of only two elected councils inside of a national park, (Jasper also has a town council), and consists of one mayor and six councillors. Banff residents vote for mayor and council in a general election held every four years. Meet our current town council or find out ways to Connect with Council.
Town Council

Traffic Cameras
Check webcams around Banff to see the latest traffic conditions.
Traffic Cameras

Traffic Dashboard
Check the Traffic Dashboard for travel times in town, parking availability, and traffic cameras.
Traffic Dashboard