Planning & Engineering
The Planning and Engineering Department includes engineering services and planning. The basic infrastructure is in place to accommodate the City of Humboldt's existing population, future population, residential areas, new developments, commercial and industrial growth.
To contact the Planning & Engineering Department, please call (306) 682-2525 or click here.
Building Inspection & Business Licensing
The Building Inspection & Licensing Department is responsible for the licensing of all non-resident businesses entering the City, all home based businesses in the City and licensing of direct sellers.
The Building Inspection & Licensing Department is also responsible for performing building inspections and issuing development permits. Building officials ensure compliance with the National Building Code provisions and local bylaws. Business and home owners in contravention of local bylaws and standards will be served orders to ensure the community maintains a safe and healthy environment.
The following permits are required for all new construction:
Residential & Commercial Development
The City of Humboldt is continuing to see residential and commercial growth. The City has residential and commercial property for sale. For more information please contact (306) 682-2525 or click here to view the City Property Sales page.
BizPaL On-line Service
BizPaL is an online service that simplifies the business permit and licence process for entrepreneurs, businesses, governments, and third-party business service providers. Users simply answer a series of questions on their type of business and BizPaL will automatically generate a list of permits and licences from all levels of government (federal, provincial, territorial and municipal). BizPaL provides you with basic information on each and links to government sites where users can learn more and in some cases apply online.
Whether you want to start or grow your business - or are already operating, BizPaL can help you get on your way. Designed for maximum convenience, BizPaL can significantly reduce the amount of time you would otherwise have spent on research.
Sask 1st Call
Sask 1st Call is a “Call Before You Dig” underground facility screening and notification service for excavators who are planning to dig or excavate.
For more information, please click here to view their brochure.
Small Business Loans Program
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The Humboldt & District Chamber of Commerce
The HDCC is a non-profit organization, independent of government. It's activities are carried out through the volunteer contributions and talents of the service, business, industrial, and professional individuals that compromise its membership. For more information, please call (306) 682-4990 or to visit their website, please click here.
Sagehill Community Futures Development Corporation
Sagehill is in the business of supporting and encouraging small business. For more information please call 1-888-732-8999 or to view their website, please click here.