Building Permit Information

The Town of Renfrew's Building Department reviews and issues building, plumbing, demolition, sign and swimming pool permits for all development within the town.

Before commencing a building, sign or plumbing project, you must submit a Building Permit Application to Department of Development and Works.  

You may review the Ontario Building Code Act and regulations by visiting Service Ontario e-Laws 

The Chief Building Official will review your permit applications to ensure that your plans meet the requirements of the Ontario Building Code.  He is available to work with you to ensure your build meets all requirements and is approved and completed in an efficient time framePlease contact our Chief Building Official for information on any of your building needs.

Tom Webster

613-432-8166, Ext. 304


NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - Proposed Changes to Building Permit Fees:

DATE: Wednesday June 5th 

TIME: 7:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Council Chambers, Town Hall

Public notice details - Propsed Changes to Building Permit Fees


Related Downloads

Related Bylaws

13-2000 Building By-Law..

Being a by-law respecting Construction, Demolition and Change of Use Permits and Inspections

19-95 Sign By-Law..

Being a By-Law to regulate the erection, location and type of signs permitted in teh Town of Renfrew

77-2016 Development Charges By-Law..

A By-Law to establish Development Charges for the Corporation of the Town of Renfrew

34-1982 Fence By-Law..

To regulate the erection and maintenance of fences and including the fencing of privately owned swimming pools.