Building, Development & Construction
The Building Standards team is committed to helping developers, engineering consultants and contractors navigate the City's construction standards and permits. Below are several resources and guides to help keep your project on track and up to code.
Commercial Building & Development
Apply for a commercial building permit for construction related to a commercial, industrial, intuitional, assembly, or apartment building.
Residential Building & Development
Apply for a residential building permit to begin the development of a residential dwelling.
Permit Forms & Applications
Learn about the City's Zoning Bylaw and Bylaw Reviews. Use an interactive map to determine what zone applies to your property.
A demolition permit is required for the moving or removal of a building or structure. Review the demolition permit process.
A plumbing permit is required whenever a plumbing system is being constructed, changed, renewed, repaired or when fixtures are being set for the first time on an originally permitted rough in.
Book your residential or commercial building inspection.
Discover how energy compliance may apply to your project.
Building Standards Newsletter
Keep up to date with the Building Standards division.