This category excludes homes, residential garages, decks, pools, residential additions/renovations and farm buildings.
As building types and occupancies can vary significantly, it is highly recommended that you contact a Building Inspector early on in your planning/design process at 613-386-7351 ext. 125, 127, 128 or 174.
Most buildings or structures require the services of a qualified designer.
All work on your drawings must confrom to the standards established in the Ontario Building Code and any applicable municipal by-laws and all other applicable law. Please note that commercial, industrial, institutional and multi-residential unit development will require site plan control approval from the Planning Department.
Depending on the size and occupancy of the building, the services of a Professional Engineer and/or an Architect could be required. Contact the Building Department for assistance.