Supporting Businesses

​​​​​​The Okotoks Economic Development team is here to assist new and existing businesses as they navigate the process of establishing a new business, or look to expand their current operation of product and service offerings. Our goal is to make doing business in Okotoks as simple and effective as possible. We accomplish this by:

online application

1. Providing a seamless, online application process for business licensing and permitting.

Business intake form


tools and resources

2. Providing tools and resources to help you effectively plan for your business venture in Okotoks.

Business Resources


one stop shop

3. Providing a “one-stop-shop” support system, helping answer your questions, concerns and guiding you through the process of starting or expanding your business in Okotoks.

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we open for visitation

4. The Okotoks Community Growth and Investment Business Visitation Plan – through the course of the year our team will be out visiting with new and existing local business owners, this includes storefront businesses as well as homebased businesses. If you would like a visit, click the link below and let us know!

Visit my business

Checkout this video to learn some of the ways that Okotoks Community Growth and Investment team are helping businesses succeed.


Public engagement

The Economic Development Department  works hard to develop honest, relevant and timely two-way communication; to ensure businesses are armed with all of the tools to succeed in Okotoks. Learn more about the public participation activities we've done with businesses in the past, as well as current upcoming projects.

Public participation