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Building Permits applications can be obtained in the municipal office located at 208 Church Street, during office hours of Monday to Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm or below you can download.

The Building Official is Glen Irwin. 

To book your inspections or if you have a building question or inquiry, he can be reached at 705-971-5116. Please leave all your details when leaving a message. 

He does require 3 days’ notice for inspections.  

His email is <girwincbo@gmail.com>.

For more assistance with any questions or concerns, please contact the Municipal Office at 705-248-2441 or email twpmacd@onlink.net

Completed building permits can be emailed to macdbill@ontera.net 

Download Building Permit forms below.

Important Notes:

• IT IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE OWNER TO OBTAIN A BUILDING PERMIT.
• ALL PERMIT APPLICATIONS MUST INCLUDE DETAILED DRAWINGS TO SCALE.
• HEATING & AIR EXCHANGE (HVAC) DRAWINGS TO BE DONE BY QUALIFIED DESIGNER.
• IT IS ILLEGAL TO START WORK WITHOUT A PERMIT. PERMIT FEES WILL BE DOUBLED IF CONSTRUCTION BEGINS PRIOR TO OBTAINING BUILDING PERMIT (By-law #01-1275)
• BUILDING PERMIT APPLICATION MUST BE SUBMITTED AT LEAST 10 DAYS PRIOR TO
PLANNED COMMENCEMENT OF CONSTRUCTION.
• DRAWINGS MUST BE ATTACHED. INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS OR LACK OF SCALED
DRAWINGS MAY RESULT IN DELAYS OR REFUSAL OF APPLICATION. EMAILED DRAWINGS ARE WELCOMED.
• ENSURE THAT THE BUILDING PERMIT IS POSTED AND THE APPROVED PLANS ARE KEPT ON THE JOB SITE
• CHIEF BUILDING OFFICIAL REQUIRES THREE (3) DAYS NOTICE PRIOR TO ALL
INSPECTIONS
• BUILDING PERMITS ARE NOT REQUIRED FOR NON-STRUCTURAL WORK SUCH AS
PAINTING AND LANDSCAPING OR FOR SEPARATE BUILDINGS OR STRUCTURES
OCCUPYING AN AREA OF 161 SQUARE FEET OR LESS.