Building Permits & Inspections

building permits

Photo of Hammer and NailsUnder the Ontario Building Code, a building permit is required for the construction or alteration of any structure over 10 meters square (108 sq. ft.) in area. It is the owner’s responsibility to ensure that a building permit is obtained prior to any of the construction taking place. A building permit application and detailed drawings of the project must be submitted for approval.

In addition to a building permit, other approvals may be required, based on your location and/or type of project.

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Process and Information Guides:

building inspections

Building Inspections are available Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. to provide the mandatory building inspections. 

For more information on building permits or to book your building inspection, call 519-856-9596 ext. 114.