Residential Permits

Permit Guidelines



Please refer to the following application packages when applying for Single Family and Semi-detached Dwellings.

Permit Application Processes and Packages


Single Detached Dwelling

- means a building containing one dwelling unit but does not include a manufactured home.Home with garage

Semi-Detached Dwelling

- means single building designed and built to contain two side-by-side dwelling units, separated from each other by a party-wall extending from foundation to roof, and each dwelling unit having a separate entrance from grade.


Other types of Single or Semi-detached Dwelling:



Show Home/Sales Centre

– means the use of unoccupied residential building as sales office for a builder and/or as a facility to demonstrate a builder’s construction quality, design or methods. Attach this agreement form together with your permit application package:

Infill or Direct-Control

– means a development or redevelopment occurring on a site or lot that is located within an established and otherwise fully built-area.

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