Secondary Suite Building Permits

Before applying, you should contact Development Services to check if your property zoning allows a secondary suite. You should also consider the following:

  • if your suite is detached with a shared roof, you are required to have a heated common area like a breezeway
  • your secondary suite must have a separate entrance
  • you need to have your septic system assessed and upgraded if it does not meet the design requirements

How to apply

You can submit Building Permit applications and documents by:

  • email, hand delivery or mail
  • the HUB Online portal that tracks applications

HUB Online 

Required documents

The following documentation is required before you can apply for a permit: