Building permit applications are now being accepted online through Cloudpermit. Please see the procedures below to ensure you submit a complete application. Applications are processed according to timelines prescribed by the Ontario Building Code, if all required documentation is provided.

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Submit your building permit application online using Cloudpermit

New to Cloudpermit?

Please take a moment to watch this video tutorial or follow the step-by-step instructions provided below. 


Cloudpermit allows you to:

  • Apply for and see the status of your permit application anywhere, at any time. 
  • You can start and application and finish it later
  • Pay fees online (up to $350)
  • Receive email and text updates on the status of your permit application
  • A record of permit documents will be retained under your online profile for future reference
  • Inspection results sent straight to your email

How to Apply Online

All permit types can be applied for online. A first time user will need to create an account with Cloudpermit. If you already have an account, simply log in. 

Steps for successful submission

  1. Once you log in, select "Create New Application"
  2. Create a name for your project
  3. Find your address using the map. If you cannot find it by typing the address, you can scroll through the map or enter it manually. Vacant land may not have an assigned address
  4. Select the Building Permit icon, then select the type of permit you would like to create (i.e. Residential Building - New Single Family Dwelling). Please note, Retaining Walls and Woodstoves can be found under the Miscellaneous section. 
  5. Follow the steps to submitting the required documentation. Please be advised, each building requires a separate permit. 

You will be contacted if there is outstanding information or if we have any questions. 

If you are unable to click submit, you are likely missing documentation. Please use the messaging function to contact our team and we will provide assistance.