World Of Real Estate

Requirement of Building Permit by-law

Saturday Dec 28th, 2019

City Building Permits for construction

  Do you Know when you require a City Building Permit ? As per the City of Toronto’s guidelines and according to their official website, the building owner, you are ultimately responsible for complying with all building requirements. Failure to obtain building permits can result in costly construction delays, legal action and/or the removal of work already completed. The following is a list of common projects that require a building permit. The list is not... [read more]

When you do not need a Building Permit from City

Wednesday Dec 25th, 2019

When you do not require building permit

Do you know when you do not need any building permit in toronto? The following are examples of work which do not require a building permit and are not subject to the provisions of the building code. However, please note that this list is not exhaustive and judgment should be used depending on the situation and circumstances associated with the project. Even if a building permit is not required, compliance with the Zoning Bylaw is required. An uncovered platform (e.g. deck)... [read more]

When you need a Building Permit

Saturday Dec 14th, 2019

Building Permit City by-law

  When you need  a Building Permit ? A building permit is a document issued by the body responsible for enforcing Ontario’s Building Code in your area. A building permit is necessary when you wish to construct, renovate, demolish or change the use of a building. Building Code enforcement, including issuing building permits, is generally carried out by municipal building departments, although in the case of on-site sewage systems, enforcement in some areas is conducted... [read more]