Municipal Resource Handbook

The hardcopy version of the Municipal Resource Handbook consists of four large blue binders. Electronic versions of the Handbook content are available below and are updated regularly.  Please contact the Capacity Building Unit of Municipal Services Branch at 780-427-2225, toll-free in Alberta by dialing 310-0000 first, for more information.

Administrative Information Council Information
Agenda Preparation Hiring a Chief Administrative Officer
A Guide to the Preparation of Council Meeting Minutes Performance Appraisal System - Chief Administrative Officer
Retention and Scheduling of Municipal Records In-camera discussions of council
Statistical Information Returns Basic Principals of Bylaws
MRH Information Bulletins Pecuniary Interest for Municipal Councillors - Updated 2017
Municipal Census Training  
Financial Information Election Information
Financial Reporting Requirements Municipal Election Information 2017
Tax Recovery - A Guide for Alberta Municipalities Running for Municipal Office in Alberta: A Candidates Guide- Updated 2017
  Now That You’ve Been Elected - Updated July 2017
General Information Reference Information
Petition Information for Electors Acronym List
Planning and Development Municipal Officials Directory
Property Tax Exemptions Municipal Government Board
Property Tax: Adding Amounts to the Tax Roll Municipal Sustainability Strategy
Public Transportation - Accessible Public Transportation Planning Documents Municipal Population List


  • Date modified: 2017-07-20