Under current legislation.


  • Building permits issued on or before Jan 12 2021 are allowed.
  • Contractors are advised to follow protocols for personal protection of everyone on-site with regards to masks, hand washing and separation.
  • Contractor for site must ensure the safety and that protocols are followed while on site including site visitors.

Municipal Offices

  • Most municipal offices are still closed to walk-in traffic with some open only by appointment.
  • Most plans examiners are working from home so can’t be reached by calling their extensions.
  • Most municipalities are accepting drawings by email in the form of PDF files
  • Some building permits are being issued by PDF with the responsibility of printing and posting left in the hands of the building owner.