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Building, Development & Construction

Introducing ePermitting

Starting March 1, 2022, building, development and plumbing permits can be done completely online through the City of Saskatoon’s new ePermitting system. ePermitting will let people apply for permits, track the progress of the application and even request inspections all digitally – reducing the need for in person visits to City Hall and increasing transparency around the permitting process.

How to use ePermitting

  1. Quick Start (pre-application) Guide
  2. How to create/login to your account
  3. How to apply for a permit
  4. How to pay fees after submitting application
  5. How to check the status of your permit
  6. How to book an inspection

Once you have reviewed the above user guides, visit to register your account or to login to the online portal.

The Building Standards team is committed to helping homeowners, professional consultants and contractors navigate the City’s construction standards and permits. If you have questions or need assistance, contact Building Standards at 306-975-2645 or email

Industrial, Commercial, Institutional & Multi-Storey Building & Development

Apply for a commercial, industrial, institutional, assembly, or apartment building building and development permit.

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Residential Building & Development

Apply for a residential building permit to begin the development of a residential dwelling.

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Permit Forms & Applications

Find a complete listing of required submission forms, permit applications, and information documents for your next project.

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Learn about the City's Zoning Bylaw and Bylaw Reviews. Use an interactive map to determine what zone applies to your property.

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A demolition permit is required for the moving or removal of a building or structure. Review the demolition permit process.

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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.

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Book your residential or commercial building inspection.

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Energy Requirements

Discover how energy compliance may apply to your project.

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