Who can apply?
A homeowner, contractor or anyone authorized to do so on behalf of the owner of the property can apply. If you are not the owner of the property, you will need a Letter of Authorization (pdf)
How do I apply?
Fill out a Letter of Intent (pdf) and a Development Permit - Small Residential (pdf) and submit your application and the required documents listed on page 2 of the application by visiting Inspections & Licensing on the third floor of City Hall (4914 - 48 Avenue) between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. You can use this Building Elevation Plan Examples (pdf) as a guide.
When your application has been received, you will get an email directing you to your MyCity account for payment.
What else should I know?
Development approval can take up to six weeks to process. You may submit other permit applications at the same time.
If your application is denied, you may appeal the decision or its conditions to the Subdivision and Development Appeal Board within 14 days.