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New home warranty

Information about new home warranty and residential builder licensing in Alberta.

Services and information

Find out what homes must be covered by new home warranty and the minimum protection required.

Look up information on the warranty coverage of a home or the licence of a residential builder.

How to file a new home warranty claim.

Learn about residential builder licensing and how to apply.

Builders require access to the Builder’s Portal to apply for a builder licence and to register homes.

New home warranty legislation and enforcement.

Learn how to apply for authorization to build your own home.

How to apply for an exemption from home warranty when building a new multi-family rental property.