Reducing red tape has been a central focus of the current government and BILD Alberta. In October 2019, BILD Alberta coordinated a collaborative submission with 29 recommendations focused on streamlining approval processes and costs for land developers, builders and renovators (read the full submission here).

Significant progress has been made on industry priorities which are detailed below. Other items remain part of the discussion as BILD Alberta participates on a government-led panel focused on identifying short and long-term initiatives to reduce the regulatory burden on the construction industry.