RMOW Development and Building Permit Campaign
Planning to make changes to your property?

Building a deck, landscaping, converting an existing space or designing a renovation? Most building, and some landscaping, projects require a permit before the work can begin.


Budget community meeting
2015 Budget Process

Find out more about the RMOW budget process and budget community meeting More

Fuel thinning
See smoke above the Millar's Pond and Spring Creek subdivisions?

To help protect Whistler from wildfire, the RMOW is burning forest brush and debris as part of the wildfire fuel thinning project More

Fire truck

Take simple steps to protect your property and Whistler from wildfire.

Find out more about free yard waste dropoffs and burning garden debris More

Residential Energy Assessment Rebate Program
Power Down to Save Up

For a limited time, the Resort Municipality of Whistler (RMOW) is making it easier for homeowners to reduce monthly utility costs with a new Residential Energy Assessment Rebate Program.


Alpine Meadows Water Quality Improvement Project

Welcome to Whistler

Nestled in the Coast Mountains, only 40 kilometres inland from the Pacific Ocean, and 120 kilometres from one of Canada's largest urban centres, Whistler provides a Canadian west coast mountain experience with snowy winters and moderate temperatures.The Resort Municipality of Whistler is Whistler’s local government led by an elected council and administered by an executive team and staff on behalf of 9,824 residents and two million annual visitors.


  • Interested in driving conditions? Visit Drive BC for live updates regarding Highway 99, or listen to Mountain FM on 102.1 More
  • Sea to Sky trail is closed at Rethel Creek, which is in the Wedge area north of Green Lake, due to storm damage. Vehicle access to the area is also closed.

Building a deck, landscaping, converting an existing space or designing a renovation? Most of...

Building campaign
April 22, 2015

The Poet’s Pause Poetry Competition winners were announced by Mayor Nancy Wilhelm-Morden...

Chimes at Alta Lake Park. Photo: Mike Crane
April 21, 2015

On April 25, local organizations across Whistler will be participating in the annual Pitch-In...

Pitch-In Day April 25
April 16, 2015

This May, the Resort Municipality of Whistler (RMOW) will start a two-year construction project...

Alpine Meadows drinking water project