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​​New Construction/Additions

This section refers to the construction of a new building and/or the construction of an addition to an existing building.

Building Permit Application

The following is required at submission. Incomplete applications cannot be accepted.

1. COMPLETED APPLICATION FORMS

  • Application for a Permit to Construct or Demolish
  • Schedule 1: Designer Information
  • Applicable Law Checklist
  • General Review Commitment Certificate
  • Detailed Letter of Use describing the nature of the operation or business, the number of employees and the occupant load.
    • Industrial storage or manufacturing uses shall include a detailed description of the processes and materials or chemicals used or stored and the method of storage.
  • Completed Financial Contribution Form (provided by Building Division or available on the website.

2. PLANS AND SPECIFICATIONS

  • Legal Property Survey
  • 2 sets of site plan approved drawings. Building Permit Applications will not be accepted without site plan approval
  • 2 complete sets of drawings – architectural, structural, HVAC, plumbing, electrical (sprinkler system complete with hydraulic calculations and fire alarm system, where applicable)
  • 2 copies of BMEC authorization (where applicable)
  • 1 copy of HVAC calculations
  • 1 copy of soil engineer’s report
  • 2 sets of specifications (where applicable)
  • 1 copy of Ashrae 90.1 compliance forms (where applicable)
  • 1 copy of Proposal for Alternative Solution (where applicable)
  • The building permit fee is based on the service index for the classification of the work proposed and the floor area in m2 of the work involved
  • (Fee = Service Index X Area)

3. BUILDING PERMIT FEE

  • The building permit fee is based on the service index for the classification of the work proposed and the floor area in m2of the work involved
  • (Fee = Service Index X Area)