Ministry of Service Alberta

Responsible for services including registries, land titles, consumer protection and the Alberta Queen's Printer.

Door-to-door energy products now banned in Alberta

Starting Jan. 1, 2017, Alberta will prohibit unsolicited door-to-door sales of natural gas and electricity contracts, furnaces, water heaters and other related energy products.

News release (November 25, 2016)

More details on the ban

Consumer tipsheet on door-to-door sales (PDF format)

Powering Alberta's future

Vital Statistics and Life Events Modernization Act

The government tabled the Vital Statistics and Life Events Modernization Act on November 8, 2016.  

News release

More information

Modernizing renewal reminders

Alberta has switched to paperless renewal reminders. You can now choose from a variety of electronic reminders or mark the renewal dates on your calendar. 

Albertans holding parking placards for persons with disabilities or disabled licence plates will continue to receive renewal reminders through the mail. Those over the age of 70 will receive mailed reminders until April 1, 2017.

Sign up for an electronic renewal reminder

Renewal Reminders page

Registration expiry date chart

News release (June 1, 2016)

News release (March 2, 2016)

 

Changes to payday loans in Alberta

Alberta now has the lowest payday loans rate in Canada.

News release

Payday loans page

Payday loans tipsheet (PDF format)

Businesses

Get a business licence, incorporate a business or organization, find a business registry.

Doing Business with the Government

Surplus sales, bid on opportunities, laws and trade agreements.

Alberta Queen's Printer

Your official source of Alberta government laws and publications since 1906.

Charitable Organizations & Non-profits

Register a charity or non-profit, fundraising, keeping records.

Consumer Protection

File a complaint, fraud awareness, consumer education.

Open Government

Use government information to do research, build apps and gain insights.

Driving & Vehicles

Online fine payment, driving in Alberta, access to driver and vehicle information, vehicles.

Family and Life Events

Births, deaths, getting married, change a registration.

Housing, Property & Utilities

Renting, hiring a home inspector, land titles, Internet services, compare gas and electricity companies, register a lien.

Privacy & Accessing Information

Alberta government library, freedom of information and protection of privacy (FOIP), personal information protection act (PIPA), records and information management, registry, open government.

Registry Services

Find a registry agent, become a registry agent, become a registries online subscriber.

Utilities Consumer Advocate

The UCA is the voice of residential, agricultural, and small business consumers in Alberta's electricity and natural gas markets.