- Permit Fees (By-law 22-2008)
- Building Permit Application
- Notice to Permit Holders
- Building Permit Information Requirements
- Declaration Form for Survey Certificate Requirements
Projects that require a building permit
The following information is required as part of the Building Permit Application.
Building Plans or Drawings
Two sets of Plans/Drawings, one of which will be returned after examination.
- Foundation Plan
- Floor Plan
- Elevation Drawings
- Cross Sections of Details
- Pre-Engineered Components
- Mechanical (Plumbing) (Heat and Ventilation)
The Site Plan will show the location and dimensions of all existing and proposed buildings on your lot and the distances from buildings to lot lines. Drawing to be to standard scale, imperial or metric.
A copy of the up-to-date property survey prepared by licensed surveyor.
Lot Grade Control Plan
The plan will show grade elevations when work is completed and will indicate surface water flow direction.
Septic System Design
The Septic System is to be designed and installed by a person(s) which is qualified as stated in Section 2 and meet all requirements stated in Section 8 of the Ontario Building Code.
(a) a structure occupying an area greater than 100 square feet consisting of a wall, roof and floor or any of them or a structural system serving the function therof including all plumbing, works, fixtures and service systems appurtenant thereto,
(b) a structure occupying an area of ten square metres or less that contains plumbing, including the plumbing appurtenant thereto,
(c) plumbing not located in a structure,
(d) structures designate in the building code.
"Construct" - to do anything in the erection, installation, extension or material alteration or repair of a building and includes the installation of a building unit fabricated or moved from elsewhere and "construction" has a corresponding meaning.
"Demolish" - to do anything in the removal of a building or any material part therof and "demolition" has a corresponding meaning.
"Plumbing" - a drainage system, a venting system and a water system or parts therof.