Whether residents experienced a total structure lost or are a repairing partially damaged home, it is important to be aware of any permits required for construction.
Permits verify that a structure and its systems comply with existing codes and bylaws, and pose no risk of harm to occupants or the community. Permits are required by law to rebuild.
The following resources will support residents in knowing what permits are required based on their personal situation.
Obtaining the Development Permit and Building Permit required to rebuild a home.
Obtaining the construction needed to repair a home that sustained significant damage.
All permits issued related to rebuilding a structure or property damaged as a result of the wildfire are exempted from permitting fees.
Look up development permits issued for a specific address in the areas affected by the Land Use Bylaw Overlay.