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Building Permits, Forms & Applications

Building Permits, Secondary Suites, Procedures, Bylaws, Applications & More


Single Family Dwelling
Demolition Application Form
Multi-Family (New, Additions or Alterations)
Industrial/Commercial/Institutional (New and Addition)
Industrial/Commercial/Institutional - Tenant Improvement Application Only
Sign Application
Fire Sprinkler System Application
Board of Variance Application



Form 1 (Owners Acknowledgements)
Form 2 (Registered Professional's Proof of Insurance)
Suite Removal Form
Plumbing Permit Application
Release Drawings - Owner's Authorization
Letter of Authorization for BP, DP and BOV Application
Heating System Design Certification
Heating System Installation Certification
Insulation Certificate
Services, Sump & Rockpit Location Diagram
TECA Mechanical Ventilation Checklists.pdf
LSP 1 Form (Fire Sprinkler System Contractor's declaration)
LSP 2 Form (Fire Sprinkler System Engineering declaration)
Backflow Prevention Assembly Test and Repair Report Form


Board of Variance Appeal Procedure
Accessory Building Construction Guide
Water Meter Specifications
Guide for Signage 


See Schedule 4 - Building Permits Fees & Charges in our Fees and Charges Bylaw


Building and Plumbing Bylaw
Sign Bylaw

Sprinkler Systems:

All buildings and structures will, when constructed or altered, be equipped with sprinklers installed and maintained in accordance with the current NFPA 13 standard.

This part does not apply to the construction of, alteration of or addition to a building or structure, if:

(a) the building or structure is a single-family or two-family residential dwelling;

(b) the total market value of the work authorized by the building permits issued in respect of the building or structure in any consecutive 36 month period, excluding the value of floor covering materials, does not exceed 30% of the most recent assessed value of the building or structure determined by the B.C. Assessment Authority;

(c) the alteration or addition is required for an occupant load not exceeding 60 persons.