Short Term Rentals Public Survey

The City of Fernie is evaluating how to manage short term rentals in our community. This is a complex issue. With the help of a citizen task force, we have put together a survey gather your insight and opinions on short term rentals in Fernie. The survey will close on April 27th, 2017.  SURVEY EXTENDED TO MAY 5, 2017!  GET YOUR'S IN TODAY!

Take the Short Term Rental Survey today!

Should you have any questions please contact Patrick Sorfleet, Manager of Planning, at

Additional Information

The City developed a primer brochure on STRs in Fernie which is available for download.

Process to Date

The management and regulation of short term rentals has been an escalating issue in the City of Fernie. In 2014 it was identified as a challenge in need of solution through our Official Community Plan process. The City has put together an information package on STRs if you would like additional information.

On February 21st, a public conversation and information session and was held to discuss short term rentals in Fernie. The information and feedback from this meeting was recorded and is available for download .