Building Bulletins & Notices

In this section, learn more about Ontario Building Code updates, Building Bulletins of the Building Services and other notices.

Notice to obtain a Zoning Certificate

Effective January 1, 2022, a Zoning Certificate is required before you apply for a building permit for a residential project.

Learn more about the Zoning Certificate process.


Notice of Building Code Changes

Effective January 1, 2022 changes to the Building Code related to  stairs, guards and handrails.

Notice of Interim Control By-law 

Notice of Updates To Application and Inspection Processes for New Home

The Chief Building Official may not be able to issue a building permit for your proposed project until the Interim Control By-law has been lifted or an exemption approved by Council. Please visit the Development Pause (ICBL) section of our website for more information.