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EMERGENCY: Alberta has declared a Public Health Emergency to protect the health care system from COVID-19. Indoor social gatherings are the top source of transmission. All indoor social gatherings have now been banned. This ban will be enforced with $1,000 fines. Learn more

Basic services

Services for starting your life in Alberta, including child care, health care, housing, and how to get a driver's licence and ID card.

Services and information

Learn about when you should apply for the Alberta Health Care Insurance Plan (AHCIP), processing times, and residency requirements.

If you are from outside Alberta or Canada, find out if you are eligible for Alberta Health Care Insurance Plan (AHCIP) coverage.

Exchange your driver’s licence from another jurisdiction for an Alberta licence, or get an international driving permit.

Information on choosing and finding quality child care in your neighbourhood.

Get an Alberta identification card if you do not have a driver's licence.