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Building Permits and Inspections


Building Division

General Inquiries • Phone: 604-820-3726 • Fax: 604-826-1363
24-Hour Inspection Requests: 604-820-3740

Director of Development Services Dan Sommer 604-820-3747
Manager of Inspection Services Harry Gill 604-820-5374
Building Inspection Supervisor Mike Rohde 604-820-3728


Building Permits and Inspections

The Building Division is primarily responsible for ensuring that the current building code is complied with, along with other building regulations including the Municipal Building Bylaw. The Department is involved in building permits, inspections, and business licensing .

Did you know?

Prior to starting work on certain types of new building projects and renovations, you may be required to submit a Notice of Project (NOP) to WorkSafeBC.

Failing to submit an NOP could result in increased enforcement activity and/or financial penalty.

Submitting an NOP is free and can be done online on the WorkSafeBC website. (