Municipal Statistical Return

Section 577 of the Municipal Government Act requires that each Municipality prepare and submit to Alberta Municipal Affairs a Statistical Information Return.

Ministerial Order No. MSL: 034/18 requires each municipality to prepare the 2017 Statistical Information Return (SIR), which must be signed by the chief administrative officer, or duly authorized signing officer, and submitted, to Municipal Affairs by July 3, 2018.

         Update: The Information Services Team has been made aware of a few issues with the   2017 SIR template. The 2017 Known SIR Issues document contains a list of known issues and work around to enable successful completion of the 2017 SIR. If you are still having issues completing the SIR template, please ensure that the signed pdf copy contains the correct information and MA staff will make the necessary revisions.   

The 2017 SIR template for your municipality was emailed to your CAO on May 24, 2018.

2017 SIR Instructions

Guide to Using the 2017 SIR Template

Please submit the signed and dated 2017 SIR and the municipality's 2018 Property Tax Bylaw in the following formats using the link provided in the email.

    1.  2017 SIR in MS Excel format

    2.  Scanned (pdf) signed and dated 2017 SIR

    3.  Scanned (pdf) signed and dated 2018 Property Tax Bylaw

.If you require assistance completing the 2017 SIR please call, toll free at 310-0000 then 780-427-2225, and ask to speak to a member of the Information Services Team or email




  • Date modified: 2018-06-11