Building inspections can be scheduled on Cloudpermit or by contacting our Building Administrative Assistant at 705-434-5055 ext. 232.

Before starting any kind of construction on your property, it is best to discuss your plans with Planning Services department to ensure that you avoid any unnecessary fees and comply with the Zoning By-law. Pools must meet zoning requirements and require building permits. Fences do not require permits, but must adhere to the fence by-law.

A building permit regulates the development by protecting individuals and the Township of Adjala-Tosorontio by meeting the minimum standards for health, fire, structural and general safety as outlined in the Ontario Building Code. It is illegal to conduct work without a permit.

The Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development enforces the enforces the Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA) as well as other specialized regulations, including the Construction Projects Regulation (O. Reg. 213/91). For more information on how to create and maintain a safe and healthy workplace visit the following links:

Any activity involving digging in Ontario, whether planting a tree or building a fence, requires contacting Ontario One Call.

Apply for Your Permit Online!

The Township of Adjala-Tosorontio is pleased to offer residents, builders and the business community Cloudpermit – an online system to apply for and track building permits, request inspections and receive email updates on the building permit process. Online payment options will also be available in the near future!

Get up to date information regarding the status of your application anywhere, at any time. If you are familiar with the Cloudpermit application process, click on the “Apply for a Building Permit” button. For more information, see the how-to section below.

Apply for a Building Permit  

Getting Started with Cloudpermit

For a step-by-step walkthrough from signing up for Cloudpermit to submitting your first application, click here.

Cloudpermit How to Video

 Permit Guides

Construct or Demolish a Building

Housing Requirements

Construct an Accessory Building

Construct a Pool, Fence

Site Plan

 Permit Applications

Construct or Demolish

Authorization Form

Construct an Accessory Building

Construct a Pool, Fence

Erect a Sign (including portable signs)

Site Plan