Enforcing & Appealing the SDAB Ruling

The City of Edmonton is adopting the Government of Alberta’s Restriction Exemption Program. Beginning September 20, everyone visiting a City building or facility will be required to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or recent negative test result. More information is available at Edmonton.ca/COVID-19.

Masks and face coverings are also required indoors at all City facilities. More information is available at Edmonton.ca/masks.

Revised Hearing Process (effective August 5, 2021)

Subdivision and Development Appeal Board hearings will be conducted by a combination of video conference and written submissions as directed by the SDAB Chair. Please click on the attached links for more detailed information:

SDAB Emergency Meeting Procedure - Development Appeals - Revised (effective August 5, 2021)

SDAB Emergency Meeting Procedure - Subdivision Appeals - Revised (effective August 5, 2021)

These changes will be in effect until further notice. 

Instructions to Join a Video Conference Hearing 

To join a video conference hearing, please follow the attached instructions .


The Complaint and Investigations Section enforces the Bylaws, including the decisions made by the Subdivision and Development Appeal Board (SDAB) and Sustainable Development. If you have a bylaw complaint, please contact Customer Information and Advisory Services at 311.

Subdivision and Development Appeal Board decisions are final unless it can be shown that the Board erred in law or jurisdiction. You may appeal the Board's decision to the Alberta Court of Appeal.

You must apply for leave to appeal a decision of the Subdivision and Development Appeal Board within 30 days of the date that the written decision was issued.

For More Information

Subdivision and Development Appeal Board

Office of the City Clerk
Churchill Building
10019 - 103 Avenue
Edmonton, AB  T5J 0G9

Hours of Operation  
Monday to Friday
8:30am-12:00pm and 1:00pm-4:00pm 

Please note the office will be closed over the lunch hour. 

Telephone 780-496-6079
Fax 780-577-3537
Email sdab@edmonton.ca
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