Service Barrie 70 Collier Street, Box 400 Barrie, ON L4M 4T5Phone: 705-739-4242Fax: 705-739-4237ServiceBarrie@barrie.ca
Thinking of building a deck and/or porch on your property? Before you start, here is a guide to help you through the project.
Deck: a platform, or series of platforms, accessory to a main building that may be free-standing or attached to it.
Porch: a covered entranceway accessory to a main building
Sight Triangle: Required for corners lots, they provide increased visibility at intersections for the safety of pedestrians and motorists.
Before you begin, contact Service Barrie at 705-739-4242 orServiceBarrie@barrie.ca to ensure your project:
Call Before You Dig! Always contact Ontario One Call before you dig, even if it’s just with a shovel, to locate any underground cables or lines below the surface.
Save Time: Apply Online! Use APLI, our application tool for popular permits, to apply for your deck permit online 24/7.
Inspections: Below are commonly required inspections based on permit type. There may be additional inspections required on a case-by-case basis. Visit the Building Inspections webpage for more information.
Disclaimer: The information on this page is meant for guiding purposes only. Individual home renovation projects vary in scope and may require additional steps to ensure proper completion. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure work conforms to any restrictive covenants, caveats or other restrictions that are registered on the land title. The information above has no legal status and cannot be used as an official interpretation of the various bylaws, codes and regulations currently in effect. The City of Barrie accepts no responsibility to persons relying solely on this information. Web pages are updated periodically.
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