Home, Property and Utilities

From garbage to utilities, renovating to taxes, solar panels to fire pits, here you'll find most anything you need to know about managing your home and property.

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Garbage and Recycling

Residential and commercial collection services for the City of Medicine Hat.

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Electric, gas, water, sewer, garbage, yard waste and recycling services.

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Assessment and property tax

Collecting property taxes is one of the ways the City of Medicine Hat funds municipal services.

Assessment and Property Tax

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Building and renovating

If you're planning any construction or renovations, you will need to check relevant safety codes and whether you need a building permit before you can start on the project.

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Animal Services

Pets are a part of your family and we want them to be safe and enjoy living in the City of Medicine Hat.

Pet Licenses  Off-leash Dog Parks

Backyard Fire Pits

A crackling fire in the backyard is a great way to enjoy summer. Make sure your family is safe by following the guidelines.

Backyard Fire Pits

Trees and Gardens

The City of Medicine Hat manages our urban forest to maintain the social, economic and environmental benefits that our community gets from its trees.

Trees and Gardens