Plumbing

A Plumbing Permit is required for any construction, extension, or repair of any plumbing system, or to make a connection to any sewer system.

The new Building and Plumbing Regulation Bylaw No.17-113 [PDF - 329 KB] is now in effect and was adopted by Council on October 26, 2017.

When do I Need a Plumbing Permit?

A Plumbing Permit is needed for, but is not limited to:

  • Installation of a new fixtures, such as a sink or shower
  • Removing of a fixture or part of a plumbing system
  • Extension or installation of a sanitary sewer, storm sewer or water service
  • Installation or alteration of a fire sprinkler system or standpipe system
  • Installation or alteration of a footing drain or storm drain system
  • Installation of any back-flow prevention
  • Installation of a lawn irrigation system

A Plumbing Permit may not be required for minor modifications such as:

  • Replacing existing fixtures in same location
  • Repairing existing fixtures

Forms & Applications

Engineering Fees for New Services

For information and questions regarding Engineering fees contact the Engineering Department.