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We are located in the heart of the Palliser Triangle located in south-eastern Alberta, Canada. With 1.5 million acres of land and 6,786 people, the County of Newell is one of the most prosperous areas in Alberta.

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    COUNTY of NEWELL PENALTIES ON CURRENT TAXES _________________________ A penalty of3% will be levied on all unpaidCURRENT taxes as at 4:30 p.m. JUNE 15th, 2015 To avoid penalties, allCURRENT taxes...

  • Employment Opportunity - CPO - Level 1

    We are currently seeking a CPO - Level 1.  See our Current Opportunities page for more...

  • Telephone Interruptions

    The County is currently experiencing telephone interruptions, and our telephone service is intermittent. We do apologize for any inconvenience this is causing. If it is urgent, please email us at

  • 2015 Property Assessment & Tax Notices

    2015 PROPERTY ASSESSMENT & TAX NOTICES   This is notification from the County of Newell that the 2015 Property Assessment & Tax Notices have been mailed. To avoid penalties, payment of your taxes must...

  • Water Meter Letter - Correction Notice

    Attention County of Newell Residents that received a letter in the mail in regards to your water meter, the phone number for the Metercor call centre was listed incorrectly, the number should be...

  • Finnegan Ferry In Service

    The Finnegan Ferry is in full operation until November 2015, weather permitting.

  • 2015 Crack Sealing Program

    The County of Newell crack sealing program is set to kick off on Monday April 20, 2015.  Please be aware and use caution while travelling on County paved roads over the next 3 weeks as crews will be...

  • NEWS RELEASE - A Fire Watch Has Been Issued for the County of Newell

    8:45 A.M., April 16, 2015 Due to the following conditions the Manager of Fire & Emergency Services for the County of Newell has issued “A Fire Watch” for the entire County of Newell: Dry...

  • County of Newell Surplus Property Sale (April 2015)

    Offers to purchase and or lease are invited for the following properties. As some of these properties were acquired through the tax recovery process, the ownership interests of the former owners...

  • County of Newell Properties for Sale

    County of Newell is inviting offers to purchase the properties listed below. The asking price is based on current professional appraisals.  A copy of these appraisals can be downloaded from the links...

Latest Events

Thu Jun 11 @10:00AM -
MPC / Council Meeting
Mon Jun 15 @ 4:30PM -
Tax Payment Deadline
Thu Jun 25 @10:00AM -
MPC / Council Meeting
Wed Jul 01 @12:00AM
Office Closed (Canada Day)
Thu Jul 09 @10:00AM -
MPC / Council Meeting

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