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Building

Here you’ll find the information you need on construction, repairs, new additions, improvements, and associated bylaws. 

The Building Department accepts permit applications and inspection requests from Monday – Friday. Please check with our Contact Information and Hours to learn which times you may apply for a permit, pick up a permit, request an inspection, or speak to an Inspector.

We will not accept Building Permit applications, or issue Building Permits after 4:00 PM on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays, and after 7:00 PM on Thursdays.

Applications & Forms

Applications & Forms

Print and complete the forms for your project
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Burnaby Bylaws

Building Bylaws

Read Bylaws that regulate construction
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Inspections

Permits Issued


Search our online record of issued permits
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Brochures & Bulletins

Brochures & Bulletins

Find information, updates, and guidelines for your specific project
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FAQs

FAQs


Get help, information, and direction to some useful links 
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Permits

Permits


To get a permit, read:
Permit Types » 
Permit Fees »
Permit Processing »

engineering - contracts and inspections

Inspections


Book an inspection and learn about the inspection process
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Tabulation Reports

Access our summary report of dollar values and permits issued
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Tree

Trees


Find out about the bylaw regulating trees on your property

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