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

Drinking water week
Drinking Water Week is May 3–9

Find out more about how you can protect Whistler's water 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.


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 27, 2015

Emergency Preparedness Week, Alpine Meadows water main replacement, Pitch-In Day, Go Fest, Bears...

Alta Lake chimes. Photo: Mike Crane
April 27, 2015

Whistler’s Audain Art Museum will open on Saturday, November 21, 2015 with an inaugural...

Audain Art Museum
April 27, 2015

The Resort Municipality of Whistler (RMOW), the Province of British Columbia, and  the B.C...

Drinking Water Week May 3-9