Application Forms & Resources

NEW - Retaining Wall Building Permit

Effective immediately, a dedicated Retaining Wall Building Permit is required for retaining wall construction and repair (over 1.2 m in height). This new permit is separate from the general Building Permit, streamlining our ability to ensure safety and compliance.

How to Apply for a Permit / Make a Payment / Pick Up a Permit / Schedule an Inspection

Building Permit Process and Development Guide

Submit an online Building Permit Application

Building Permit Application Form 

Please Note: Building Permit processing for Single Family Dwelling and Duplex permits is approximately 6 to 8 weeks. 

 Planning & Engineering Compliance Forms 

Is your property located in the ALR?

Prior to submitting a building permit application, property owners must first provide documentation from the Agricultural Land Commission either:

  • approving your submitted Notice of Intent
  • confirming a Notice of Intent is not required

Application submissions without this documentation will not be accepted.

Building Permit Application Checklists 

Sample Plans

Request an Occupant Load Calculation

Additional Forms

When you have gathered all applicable supporting documents and are ready to apply for your permit, please call 250.746.3104 or email regarding current application submission options. 

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