Garage permit applications require the submission of a moderate amount of information and the checklist below identifies typical items that need to be supplied.
If you are not designing your own garage, you will need to services of a qualified designer. If your garage is designed as a floating slab greater than 50 m² it will be have to be designed by a licensed Professional Engineer.
All work on your drawings must conform to the standards set out in the Ontario Building Code, any municipal by-laws and other applicable laws.
Pre-consultation is highly recommended and you are urged to contact a Building Inspector early in your design process. Appointments are highly recommended and calls can be directed to 613-386-7351, Ext. 125, 127, and 174.