To appeal a decision of The City of Calgary Planning Department you must submit a Notice of Appeal form and $200 filing fee within the filing deadline. All appellants must be identified by name when filing subdivision and development appeals. The appeal filing fee is refundable if an appeal is withdrawn prior to the commencement of the hearing, or at the discretion of the Board if the hearing has commenced.
SDAB appeals can be filed in the following manner:
Filing an appeal online is easy with CITYonline. With credit card in hand, follow this link to proceed with filing an SDAB appeal online. You will need to register for a CITYonline account. The simplest and quickest way to do this is to register as an individual (even if you are filing an appeal on behalf of a business). The system will provide you with an email containing your username and password. You will need this information to conclude your filing. Once you have completed the form, you will have to checkout your shopping cart.
If you should run into difficulties with CITYonline, please call 403-268-5312 during business hours (8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.) or, after hours, call 3-1-1: they may be able to assist you with CITYonline. If you continue to have problems filing your appeal online you can email firstname.lastname@example.org and someone will contact you the next business day. You may also choose to file your appeal by paper Notice of Appeal form.
The Notice of Appeal form and fee can be submitted as indicated below.