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Building & Development Permits

The Town of Carnduff requires a permit whenever work it o be undertaken to erect, move, place, construct, alter, reconstruct, repair, renovate, demolish, remove or occupy a building.  It is also required for accessory buildings and decks.   

Exemptions Include: cosmetic repairs and renovations which do not involve any structural alterations or additions to the superstructure.  This may include but not limited to: new flooring, paint, trim or light fixtures; new kitchen cabinets, although they must meet minimum clearing requirements; replacing shingles or siding with like material; replacing windows if they are the same size.

For all projects, the following permits must be filled out

The additional information that must accompany the applications is different dependent on the project.  Please find your project type below and attach the required information:

Fence

All require a development permit only.

Things to note on a fence:
-- No hedge, fence, or other structure shall be erected past any property line.
-- In a required front yard, to a height no greater than 1.0 meters (3 ft) above grade level.
-- In a required rear yard, to a height no greater than 2.0 meters (6 ft) above grade level.

New Home

Submitted with the application must be:
  • 2 sets of Site Plans (or a pdf electronic copy)
  • 2 sets of Architectural Plans (or a pdf electronic copy)
  • 2 sets of Engineer-stamped Structural Foundation designs (site specific)
  • Loading on concrete telepost pads or piles
  • Wood and/or steel beam sizes
  • Geo-Tech Report (if applicable)
The following will need to be provided as they become available:
  • 2 sets of Engineered roof truss design and layouts (site specific)
  • 2 sets of Engineered floor truss design & layouts (site specific)
  • Residential Mechanical Ventilation Design Summary - Form
  • Fireplace/Wood stove manufacturer's installation specifications if applicable

RTM/Modular/Post-Move Permit

Submitted with the application must be:

  • 2 sets of Site Plans (or a pdf electronic copy)
  • 2 sets of Architectural Plans (or a pdf electronic copy)
  • Supplier inspection report for structural/architectural
  • 2 sets of Engineer-stamped Structural foundation designs (site specific)
  • Loading on concrete telepost or piles
  • Wood and/or steel beam sizes
  • Geo-Tech report (if applicable)

The following will need to be provided as they become available:

  • Residential Mechanical Ventilation Design
  • Fireplace/woodstove manufacturer's installation specifications - Form

Mobile Home

Submitted with the application must be:

Addition

Submitted with the application must be:

  • 2 sets of Site Plans (or a PDF electronic copy)
  • 2 sets of Architectural Plans (or a PDF electronic copy)
  • 2 sets of Engineer-stamped Structural foundation designs (site specific)
  • Loading on concrete telepost pads or piles
  • Wood and/or steel beam sizes
  • Geo-Tech Report (if applicable)

The following must be provided as they become available:

  • 2 sets of Engineered roof truss design & layouts (site specific)
  • 2 sets of Engineered floor truss design & layouts (site specific)
  • Residential Mechanical Ventilation Design Summary - Specification Sheet
  • Fireplace/woodstove manufacturer's installation specifications 

Renovation

Submitted with the application must be:

  • 2 sets of Site Plans (or a PDF electronic copy)
  • 2 sets of Architectural Plans (or a PDF electronic copy)
  • PBI Specification Sheet for Renovations - Renovation Specification Sheet

The following must be provided as they become available:

  • 2 sets of Engineered roof truss design & layout (site specific)
  • 2 sets of Engineered floor truss design & layouts (site specific)
  • Residential Mechanical Ventilation Summary - Specification Sheet
  • Fireplace/woodstove manufacturer's installation specifications

Basement Development

Submitted with the application must be:

  • 2 sets of Architectural plans (or a PDF electronic copy)
  • PBI Specification Sheet for Basement Development - Basement Development Specification Sheet

The following must be provided as they become available:

  • Residential Mechanical Ventilation Summary - Specification Sheet
  • Fireplace/woodstove manufacturer's installation specifications

Deck

Submitted with the application must be:

  • 2 sets of Site Plans (or a PDF electronic copy)
  • Wood and/or steel beam sizes
  • PBI Specification Sheet for Decks - Deck Specification Sheet

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Things to note on a deck:
-- if the structure is just a landing a permit is not required (must not exceed a size of 6 ft x 9 ft)
-- where a minimum front, side or rear yards are required in any Zoning District, the following yard encroachments shall be permitted: Uncovered and open balconies, terraces, verandas, decks and patios may have a maximum projection from the main wall of 1.8 metres into any required front or rear yard.

     

Attached Garage

Submitted with the application must be:

  • 2 sets of Site Plans (or a PDF electronic copy)
  • 2 sets of Architectural Plans (or a PDF electronic copy)
  • 2 sets of Engineer-Stamped Structural Foundation designs (site specific)
  • Wood and/or steel beam sizes
  • Geo-Tech (if applicable)

The following must be provided as they become available:

  • 2 sets of Engineered roof truss design & layouts (site specific)

Detached Garage or Accessory Building

Submitted with the application must be:

The following must be provided as they become available:

  • 2 sets of Engineered roof truss design & layouts (site specific)

Residential Pole Building

Submitted with the application must be:

  • 2 sets of Site Plans (or PDF Electronic Copy)
  • 2 sets of Architectural Plans (or PDF Electronic Copy)

The following must be provided as they become available:

  • 2 sets of Engineered roof truss design & layouts (site specific)

Commercial Buildings (Including: Multi-Unit Residential, Commercial, Industrial & Institutional)

In addition to the applications above, the following information must be followed and supplied - Plan Review Information Requirements

 
What is a Site Plan? 
A Site plan needs to include the property (lot) dimensions and shape; indicate location of North; building project size and distance from property lines, other buildings on property, easements, driveway, etc.
 
What is an Architectural Plan? 
An Architectural plan includes floor plans, exterior elevations, cross section, exit locations, window and door type and size, etc.
 

Dog Licenses

Licenses can be obtained from the Town Office during regular office hours. An individual license is $20.00 per calendar year per dog. All licenses must be renewed before March 31 of the following year. A licensing infraction can be penalized with fine of $30.00 and $50.00.

For more information please contact the Town of Carnduff office at 306.482.3300.

Business Licenses

Licenses can be obtained by visiting the Town Office. Business licenses are approved by our town administrator or clerk for a specified fee depending on the nature of the business. All licenses are subject to the Business License bylaw that is available on this website.

For more information please contact the Town of Carnduff office at 306.482.3300.