Backyard Hen Licence Application

A Hen Licence is required for keeping Backyard Hens in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo (RMWB) and is valid from May 1 to April 30 of the following year. Please complete the following form, and provide supporting documents. Payment must be made before the application will be approved. The maximum file upload size for all files combined is 40 MB.

All mandatory fields denoted by an * must be filled in.
1. Application Contact Information
2. Certificate of Title
3. Owner Authorization
4. Site Information
5. Premises Identification Program (PID)
6. Hen Keeping Training

It is required that the applicate successfully complete hen keeping training and provide supporting documents.

7. Terms and Conditions
Billing Address (As it appears on your credit card)

It is an offence to provide false information under Section 10 of the RMWB Responsible Pet Ownership Bylaw 19/025. This personal information is collected under the authority of Section 33(c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (Alberta). It will be used in the RMWB for bylaw enforcement purposes and shared with outside organizations for the purpose of reuniting lost pets with owners. For feedback on pet licensing, questions or comments regarding this application please contact Pulse at (780)743-7000 or by email at