About Smoky Lake County

Located just over an hour (120 km / 75 miles) northeast of Edmonton in Alberta's Lakeland, our progressive County of 2,517* residents features great opportunities for affordable country living, recreation, agriculture and development. There are a large number of lakes and natural areas attractive to vacationers and wildlife enthusiasts. We welcome newcomers, visitors and investors to explore the opportunities Smoky Lake County provides. 

*County’s calculated population for Year-2021 is 2,517, as a result of using the same methodology used by Municipal Affairs, based on the Statistics Canada’s 2021 Census.

Council Profile

Smoky Lake County Councillors are elected to a 4 year term. Elections are held every four years with the next election in 2025. 

Smoky Lake County is comprised of 5 divisions, with one Councillor representing each division. View the Council Profile page for Councillor contact information and electoral division maps.

Council Meetings

Smoky Lake County Council Meeting are held at minimum monthly, and are always open to the public. Members of the public can attend meetings in person at the Smoky Lake County Council Chambers located at 4612 McDougall Drive or virtually. Visit our Agendas & Minutes page for more Council meeting information, including virtual meeting links and the Meetings & Events page for the complete list of scheduled meeting dates and community events.