Prior to commencing work related to your project you must obtain a Building Permit.

The Building and Plumbing Regulation Bylaw, Amendment Bylaw (No. 1) No. 18-107 [PDF - 367 KB] is now in effect for the Building and Plumbing Regulation Bylaw No.17-113

Permit Intake and Application Requirements for all Building Permits 

For a smoother permit application process, please check that you have all the information required by checklists before applying for your permit. Should you need further information prior to application, please contact Permits and Inspections staff for building permit application information.

Please visit our ePermits page for information regarding paperless demolition permit applications.

Pre-Application Meetings

For new buildings and additions, the City facilitates a pre-application meeting with staff at your request. This meeting can be used by developers as a tool in the planning process and helps to expedite the building permit application process. Please contact the Permits and Inspections staff for more information or to book an appointment.

Application Form

Application Checklists

Additional Information and Resources