FAQ

What size shed or garage can I build?

The maximum permissible size of an accessory building depends on the area of the lot.…

What is the Discretionary Use Process?

In any use classification under the Town’s Development regulations, for each zone there are permitted…

What is the application and approval process to start a hobby farm on my residential property? (urban agriculture such as keep backyard poultry, etc).

As the Town has grown, Council has worked hard to balance the needs of a…

What do I need a permit for and how do I get one? (Home repairs, fences, roofs, siding, etc.)

Most property development, alterations, or repairs will require a permit. Please see the below list…

How high can I build my fence?

The permitted height of a fence can be found in the Towns Fence Regulations. These…

How do I start the process to add an extension/addition, attached garage, sunroom, or basement apartment to my dwelling?

Submit the Building Permit and Development Application form and include a plot plan or property…

How do I start the process for building lot approval or to build a new home?

Submit the Building Permit and Development Application form and include a plot plan or property…

How do I get a copy of a property survey?

Surveys are often required by the Department of Community Development in order to process applications.…

How do I get a compliance letter?

Submit a Compliance Letter Request Form with the required fee and supporting documents. Please allow…

How do I contact a planning clerk?

Planning Clerks can be contacted by email at planning@conceptionbaysouth.ca or by calling 834-6500 ext. 401

How do I contact a building inspector?

As Building Inspectors are often on site, please email inspections@conceptionbaysouth.ca or call 834-6500 ext. 401.…

How do I book a building inspection?

If you have an active build permit for which an inspection schedule has been signed,…

Do I have to fence my entire yard if I have a swimming pool?

No. The Fence Regulations require that you fence in the area of the lot in…