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2017 Census
The Town of Banff Municipal Census will begin June 12, 2017. Your participation is essential and only takes a few minutes to complete.
2017 Census

Affordability & Assistance
The Town of Banff offers funding assistance and support to ensure all citizens are able stay active and involved in the community.
Affordability & Assistance

Adults 55+
The Town of Banff offers a variety of programs and services for our seniors, aged 55 and over. Our senior support coordinator can help connect you with resources in the community
Adults 55+

Banff Community Plan
The Banff Community Plan sets the values that guide our decision-making and tells us how we will meet the challenges of the future.
Banff Community Plan

Banff Housing Corporation
The Town of Banff established the Banff Housing Corporation to ensure a range of housing types are available to residents of all ages and income ranges.
Banff Housing Corporation

Banff Public Library
The Banff Public Library has 42,000 books, audio materials, and DVDs all available to borrow.
Banff Public Library

Children & Youth
The Town of Banff offers a variety of programs for children and youth in Banff. From toddlers to high school students, our programs are designed to engage all and our affordability options ensure everybody gets to play.
Children & Youth

Community Classes
Community classes offer continuing education opportunities and fitness programs for residents of Banff, Canmore and the entire Bow Valley.
Community Classes

Community Connections
Community Connections in the Bow Valley works to achieve the vision of a welcoming and connected Bow Valley.
Community Connections

Community Resource Directory
The Community Resource Directory is a comprehensive list of services, organizations and groups within the Town of Banff.
Community Resource Directory

Emergency Services
In case of emergency, the town has an emergency plan and emergency preparedness resources for citizens. Emergency information and updates would be regularly posted online through our Alert Centre as well as our Twitter and Facebook page. You can sign up to receive an email every time an emergency alert is issued through Notify Me.
Emergency Services

Families
Banff is a family-friendly town for residents and visitors. With a well-rounded assortment or events, programs, initiatives, resources and support, families in Banff are well-cared for.
Families

Heritage
Explore our heritage.
Heritage

Here to Help
Find resources, information and contacts for services in Banff, from the Banff Access Card program to the Community Resources Directory.
Here to Help

Housing
Learn about the Deer Lane affordable housing project and get tools and resources to help you buy or rent a home in the Town of Banff
Housing

Learn About Banff
The Town of Banff incorporated as a municipality in 1990 and was the first municipality in Canada to be incorporated inside a national park. The only other national park community in Canada is the Municipality of Jasper, in Jasper National Park, incorporated in 2001.
Learn About Banff

Live Green
The Town of Banff strives to be a model community in low-impact living, and we pride ourselves on making sure that Canada’s first national park will stay pristine for generations to come.
Live Green

Major Projects
Learn about major projects.
Major Projects

Move to Banff
Wonder what it's really like in Banff? Residents will tell you, it's spectacularly beautiful and profoundly life-changing. It can be fun, it can be crazy and it can be quiet and serene. Life in Banff can be anything you want it to be.
Move to Banff

Neighbourhood Connections
Neighbourhood Connectors will be door knocking in six neighbourhoods in the summer of 2017 to help people meet each other, share ideas and find common interests.
Neighbourhood Connections

Non-Profit Support
Non-profits and community groups are essential to creating and maintaining a vital community. Find resources and programs to help support the non-profit sector in Banff.
Non-Profit Support

Parks & Recreation
Explore our parks and recreation opportunities.
Parks & Recreation

Rent a Facility
Rent one of our town facilities for everything from hockey tournaments to weddings to film shoots. Our facility booking staff will help you find the best location for your event.
Rent a Facility

Re-Use It Centre
Pick up or drop off gently used household item's at Banff's Re-Use It Centre, located at the Banff Transfer Site, 160 Hawk Ave
Re-Use It Centre

Sports Leagues & Clubs
There are a variety of sports clubs and leagues in Banff for both adults and children. If you're interested in playing everything from basketball to hockey, you can find contact information for each club in the Sports and Recreation section of our Community Resource Directory.
Sports Leagues & Clubs

Volunteer
Volunteering is a rewarding way to enhance your life and give back. A variety of organizations and causes are always in need of volunteers in Banff. Find out how you can volunteer today.
Volunteer

Work in Banff
Thinking of working in Banff? Here's the information you need to help get you started. There are many job opportunities in Banff, ranging from entry-level short-term work to executive and management careers.
Work in Banff

Young Adults 18 - 30
Banff has a unique population of 18 to 30 year old residents, typically those who have come to Banff from destinations all over the world seeking solitude and adventure in our national park. There are a variety of programs and resources that are available to these young adults, which makes up the largest population group according to the 2011 Municipal Census.
Young Adults 18 - 30