Please take note that the civic number posted on a doorway is not always correct for a variety of reasons. You will avoid unnecessary problems if you confirm your correct civic address by consulting with the Planning Department.
The standard for design and display of property numbers, as defined under the Community Standards Bylaw, within the District of Sparwood are as follows:
The Planning Department assigns civic addresses in Sparwood. Consistent addressing and numbering of buildings and suites within the District helps emergency response personnel, delivery drivers, and the general public locate buildings. The District supplies 911 with civic addressing information for emergency response agency dispatch including the District of Sparwood Fire Department and local R.C.M.P. detachment.
Requests to assign a new address or to change a ubilding address or suite number can only be made by the registered owner and must be submitted in writing to the Planning Department.
Please keep your mailing address current for property assessment and taxation purposes. Registered owners may contact District at 250.425.6271may request a change of mailing address for:
Other agencies you may have to notify include: (external links)