New Non-Residential Buildings & Additions

This checklist has been provided to assist in summarizing the typical requirements to obtain a building permit if you plan on to build a new Industrial, Commercial, Institutional building or an addition.  Additional information may be required as needed depending on the application type and individual circumstances

All new Industrial, Commercial or Institutional buildings within the Town of Collingwood are subject to site plan controls under the Planning Act. A site plan letter of undertaking or a site plan agreement must be approved and in place prior to submission of a building permit application.

Please DO NOT include any personal information on your Building Plans (e.g., the homeowner’s name or phone number). Building Plans submitted for Permit are subject to disclosure in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (MFIPPA).