Building Services Bulletins

Below are bulletins posted by the Building Services department regarding industry-related developments that may impact customer experience. Building bulletins are archived on this website for two years.

This bulletin outlines how to make changes to the contacts associated with your building permit application.

This communication clarifies Building Services’ existing policy for the application of reinspection fees.

This bulletin includes suggestions on streamlining the subdivision permit process.

This bulletin clarifies fees requirements for building permit application submission.

This bulletin replaces summarizes the City’s policy for grade plan requirements in accordance with Building By-law. These provisions apply to projects not subject to Site Plan Control, Site Alteration Permits, or Subdivision Agreements.

This bulletin provides clarification for builders on when to apply for new housing permits in newly created plans of subdivision.

This communication serves as advance notice of an increase to development charges.

This bulletin clarifies the site servicing requirements for condominium developments with private roads.

This Bulletin clarifies the minimum required design loads for structures that are required to support fire trucks and waste retrieval vehicles (garbage trucks).

The City offers an easy and convenient way to request inspections 24/7 using APLI, our
online permit application and building inspections portal.