Election Advertising and Signs

Election Sign Locations

The City of Red Deer has a number of designated locations on municipal land that election signs can be placed. Please see the Election Sign Placement Guide online or contact us to obtain a printed copy.

Be sure to ask permission before putting signs on private land and call Alberta One Call at 1-800-242-3447 before you dig.

Please be aware that these rules only apply within the city of Red Deer's boundaries. For the placement of election signs within Provincial Highway's rights-of-ways, visit  Alberta Transportation's election sign guidelines.

Bylaws to Note

These bylaws must be followed for your election advertising:

The applicable sections of these bylaws are included in the Election Sign Placement Guide.

Election Fact:

Election signs are permitted on:

  • private property starting September 1, 2021.
  • public property starting Nomination Day, September 20, 2021.

Questions and concerns about the size and placement of election signs can be directed to Inspections and Licensing.

Election Fact:

All election signage must be removed within 48 hours of the closing of the voting stations.

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