The Sign Bylaw ensures that signs are not a safety hazard and assists the District in maintaining a clean and positive image for Sparwood

The District of Sparwood's Sign Bylaw provides regulations on signage within Sparwood. Allowable sign options in the District are:

  • awning signs;
  • fascia signs;
  • free-standing signs;
  • hanging signs;
  • projecting signs;
  • sandwich board signs;
  • window signs; and
  • other signs as listed under Section 2.2: Permitted Signs of the Sign Bylaw.

Signage within the District requires a Sign Permit in accordance with the Sign Bylaw.

Application Process

Please complete an application form and return it to the Planning Department with the application submission package:

  • Completed application form;
  • Application fee ($25 or $10 for an amendment to an existing permit);
  • Photo of the existing building where sign will be mounted;
  • Colour design drawings of sign proposal(s); and
  • Colour samples for proposed sign(s).

The application package will be reviewed by the Planning Department, and a permit may be issued.