Permits & Licenses

Swift Current - Planning & Growth Development 306.778.2740

The City of Swift Current's department that issues permits and licenses for the development, construction and use of all commercial, industrial, institutional or residential properties and buildings. It also provides information on demographics, permit requirements, maps, business listings, land for sale and general statistics.

Business Planning, Financial Assistance & Couselling

Community Futures Southwest 306.773.0900

Community Futures Southwest works with new and current entrepreneurs to help them develop business plans, obtain financial assistance and provides other business counselling services.

Business Community Representation

Swift Current & District Chamber of Commerce 306.773.7268

The voice of business in Swift Current, the Chamber of Commerce represents the city’s business community and actively supports economic growth and diversification to enhance the entire community’s quality of life and promote southwest Saskatchewan as the best place to work, live and invest.

Research, Development & Demonstration

Saskatchewan Research Council: Saskatoon 303.933.5400

The Saskatchewan Research Council (SRC) is one of Canada’s leading providers of applied research, development and demonstration (RD&D) and technology commercialization. With over 70 years of RD&D experience, the SRC provides products and services to 1,500 clients in over 20 countries around the world.

Provincial Government Resources

Saskatchewan Ministry of the Economy

The Ministry advances economic growth to generate wealth and opportunity in Saskatchewan. Its responsibilities include labour market development and immigration, energy and resources management, and economic development for the entire province.

Economic Diversification

Western Economic Diversification Canada: Saskatoon 306.975.4373

For over 30 years, Western Economic Diversification Canada has worked to diversify western Canada’s economy while improving its quality of life through business development, innovation and community development.

Start-up Resources

Square One

Square One provides a number of free services including market research reports, start-up tools and support for Saskatchewan residents looking to start or grow a business. From simple start-up questions to detailed information about your business sector, Square One is here to help answer all of your questions.

Federal Government Resources

Canadian Business Services Network

Resources and information to help Canadians get their businesses started and growing from the Canadian government.

Business Signage Requirements

Swift Current - Planning & Growth Development

Within city limits, the City of Swift Current regulates all business signs. Business signage must comply with these regulations, which control the size and style of signs allowed in each area. More information can be found in the City of Swift Current sign regulations, under section 5.


For complete details on sign requirements, contact 306.778.2740
Tourism Swift Current

Tourism Swift Current administers the billboard signs on the corridors located east and west of the City, with limited space available.


For more information or to make an application, call 306.778.9174