Services and information
Archaeological research permits
Learn who can apply for a permit to survey land or excavate archaeological sites in Alberta.
Archaeological sites in Alberta
Alberta has over 40,000 recorded archaeological sites that are managed by the Government of Alberta.
Archaeological survey of Alberta publications
Publications for professional and part time archaeologists and general enthusiasts.
Online Permitting and Clearance (OPaC)
Submit online applications related to historic resource studies and approvals or get permits for research on Alberta’s parks and wildlife.
Report an archaeological find
Help preserve and protect Alberta’s historic resources by reporting your finds.
Resources for professional archaeologists
This page includes a collection of information intended to guide professional archaeologists working in Alberta.