Permits & Forms


General information

Before starting any work on your property, please check with the Urban Planning Department to find out if you must first obtain a building permit or certificate of authorization.

To apply for a permit, you must fill out the appropriate form and send it, along with any other relevent documents, to the urban planning department by email at or in person at City Hall during office hours.

If you have any doubts about whether or not you need to obtain a permit or a certificate, or any other question related to permits and forms, do not hesitate to contact the Urban Planning Department at 514 457-5720 or by email at

Consult our residential by-laws section