Registration of Hives

Albertans who keep honey bees – regardless of the scale of the operation – are required to register annually with Alberta Agriculture and Forestry, by June 30th of each year.

If you haven’t yet registered for this year, please take a few minutes and do so.

2020 Beekeeper Registration Form

Anyone owning bees or used beekeeping equipment or operating bees is required to register annually with the provincial apiculturist.

Please visit the Bees and Apiculture page of the Government of Alberta for full information: