Building & Construction Permits

A development permit and a building permit are required for most forms of development within Okotoks such as new buildings, altering or changing the use of existing buildings and signage on buildings.  Please refer to our Land Use Bylaw for a more comprehensive list outlining the rules and regulations governing the types of development allowed. Contact Planning Services at 403-995-2760 or submit an online inquiry by clicking the button below.

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Permits for home renovations

If you are considering making some changes to your home, please review the relevant information guidelines to determine whether you will require a building permit for your construction project.

DO I NEED A BUILDING PERMIT?

Residential Interior Permits would be required for things like:

Basement/Lower Level Development

Secondary Suite

Residential Exterior Permits would be required for things like:

Detached Garages

Decks

Garden Sheds, Gazebos and Accessory Structures

For more information about residential permits, please click the button below:

RESIDENTIAL PERMITS

If you intend to make changes to your property and you are unable to find an applicable permit, please keep in mind that the list of building permits above is not all-inclusive.  Contact Safety Codes at 403-995-6304 to find out if a permit is required.

For information on permit inspection (including booking an inspection), please click the button below:

PERMIT INSPECTIONS

Permits for new residential construction, multi-unit residential and commercial/industrial/institutional

NEW RESIDENTIAL HOME CONSTRUCTION PERMITS

MULTI UNIT RESIDENTIAL PERMITS

COMMERCIAL, INDUSTRIAL, INSTITUTIONAL PERMITS

If you intend to make changes to your property and you are unable to find an applicable permit, please keep in mind that the list of building permits above is not all-inclusive.  Contact Safety Codes at 403-995-6304 to find out if a permit is required.

For information on permit inspection (including booking an inspection), please click the button below:

PERMIT INSPECTIONS

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Mon - Fri: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Sat: Closed
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