Second Suite Registration

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A second suite is a type of additional residential unit and is permitted in lands designated Neighbourhood Area.

The City's Second Suite Registration By-law requires all second suites and detached accessory dwelling units to be registered with the City. ​​This ensures all relevant agencies and City departments, including Barrie Fire and Emergency Service​, are aware of the additional units on the property.

View Map: Registered Two-unit Houses

If you note a second suite or detached accessory dwelling unit that is not registered, please contact Service Barrie at 705-726-4242 or

How to Register a Second Suite