Building Permit Application

In order to carry out construction of new structures or renovations to existing structures you must complete and submit an Application for a  Permit to Construct or Demolish to the Building Controls Department.  This must be done prior to the commencement of construction as the plans and specifications of the project must be reviewed to ensure they comply with the Ontario Building Code.  To see if you require a building permit, please click here or contact the Building Controls Department.

You can submit your building permit application and required plans in person at our office, located at 44 St. Christophe Street, Noëlville, Ontario.  Please call ahead to schedule an appointment, 705-898-2294.
You can submit your building permit application by saving the completed application (PDF file) and email it to the Building Controls Department.  You must also attach all the applicable plans and specifications (Must in a PDF format) with your application form.  If you are unable to attach the required files to the application email, you may submit them in person or via mail and please indicate in the email that you are submitting the plans at a later date.  

You can help speed up the process by completing a Building Permit Application and submitting it via email to click here to send email.  You can also obtain a paper copy from the Municipal Office or call us if you would like to have one mailed to you. 

Typically, a complete submission should include: 

  • Complete Building Permit Application form.
  • Schedule 1 – Designer Information (Homeowners may be exempt from these designer requirements. Please contact the Building Controls Department if you are unsure if this applies to your project).
  • Schedule 2 – Sewage System Installer Information (If applicable).
  • 2 sets of all plans and specifications, with an architect's/engineer's seal or BCIN from a qualified designer (Please contact the Building Controls Department if you are unsure if this applies to your project).
  • Site/Plot Plan which shows the proposed/existing location of the structure in relation to your property.
  • Permit fees to be paid at the time of application. 
  • Additional items may be required (As determined by the Chief Building Official at the time of application).
The application will be considered incomplete until all required plans are submitted (and received) and payment is received.