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Building and Renovating

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Projects that require a building permit

  • Additions
  • Backflow prevention
  • Basement and main-floor walkouts
  • Building renovations and conversions
  • Decks and sheds
  • Demolishing a building or structure on your property
  • Dormers
  • Fireplaces
  • Foundation excavation or construction
  • Garages and carports
  • Heritage alterations
  • New buildings or structure on your property 
  • Plumbing installations or changes
  • Pools and hot tubs
  • Sunrooms and porches
  • Walls - adding and removing
  • Windows and doors - new ones and structural alterations

For additional information refer to our building by-law.

Fees associated with these and other building projects are outlined in our development services fee guide.

Building standards year-end statements for 2014 are available for download.