Approval to widen your driveway or create a new driveway for your commercial/industrial/multi-family building, or create a rural approach is required before construction.

Fees and Timelines

There is a $500.00 fee associated with crossing/driveway within a public right-of-way permits. Basic engineering fees include an on-site consultation, pre-pour inspection and final inspection. Permit requests are processed within three business days of being received. 

Additional Information

If you have not completed a development permit for the work, please complete the following form to initiate approval for construction of your crossing/driveway. 

After your Commercial/Industrial/Multi-Family Driveway Request has been approved, the Engineering Services Permit request must be submitted prior to construction.  

  1. You must include a map of the affected area indicating the location of barricades and signage. 
  2. Please review the Construction Manual for details on Crossing/Driveway/Approach details.
  3. Security Requirements for Work Within the Right-of-Ways
  4. Fees schedule available on Bylaw C-1395 Fees and Charges; scroll to Connection Permits/Agreements #10. 

Submission Information

Completed requests may be emailed to eng_permits@cityofgp.com or dropped off at the City Service Centre.

Attention: Field Inspector

City Service Centre, P.O. Bag 4000

9505 112 Street

Grande Prairie, AB. T8V 6H8

Questions

If you have questions or would like to speak to the Field Inspector, please email eng_permits@cityofgp.com.

Also Known As

Engineering Services Permit