Alberta Oil & Gas Builders' Lien - Regular Service
Builders’ liens in Alberta: you are eligible to file a lien a property you have provided work, materials, services or labour to as part of an "improvement” to the land. Your lien rights begin as soon as you have first provided your services or materials to a jobsite.
Filing a builder’s lien lets both your customer and the property owner know you are serious about getting paid. Once a lien is registered, it will hold up the release of any funds (i.e. project draws) and it can prevent the sale or transfer of the property.
In Alberta, you have 90 days to file your lien from the date last on site providing work/materials/services/ labour/
If your work is not directly related to improving the well or well site, you have 45 days from the date last on site, date of last supply or date of abandonment to file a builders’ lien.
If your claim is between day 1 to day 39 of the lien deadline then use our online form for Regular - Alberta Builders Lien Filing Service.
If your claim is between day 40 to day 45 of the lien deadline then you should use our Rush - Alberta Builders Lien Filing Service.
If your claim is between day 85 to day 90 of the lien deadline then you should use our Rush - Alberta Oil and Gas Lien Filing Service.
To file a lien you must have:
Your lien is valid for 180 days from the date your lien is registered. After 180 days your lien will expire unless you have commenced legal action to perfect your claim prior to expiry.
||Alberta Builders' (oil and Gas) Lien - Regular Service - PDF
$499.00 + disbursements & tax (Approx. $650.00)
Claims received between day 1 to 84 of the Alberta oil and gas lien deadline
Product Number: 609
Price : $499 + disbursements, tax, and courier fees
Approximate Total : $623.00 + tax