Permit application

Building permit application

How to apply for a building permit?

There are several ways to apply for a permit. By phone (727-7979), by email ( or in person, by scheduling an appointment. Whichever method you choose, please have the following information available in order to open your file:

  • Applicant’s contact details
  • Location of works (address or PID)
  • A copy of the property tax invoice or the deed
  • Written authorization from the owner (If different from the applicant)
  • Work details (dimensions, structure) with plans and specifications
  • Details of the activity if the project is commercial (information sheet on use)

A planning officer will make an initial verification of your project according to the applicable regulations and will give you the complete list of documents to provide in order to submit your completed request and pay for it.

Depending on the type of construction project, here is the list of documents that the development officer might ask you for in order to complete your request: