When are building permits required?
Permits are required for the following work in the Township of Champlain:
In doubt, just give us a call: (613) 675-4727.
Application forms are available at the Township of Champlain Building Department, at 925 County Road 17, L'Orignal, Ontario.
Why do I need a permit?
Building permits ensure that construction within this Municipality meets with standards set out in the Ontario Building Code. Our municipal building officials inspect and enforce said codes to protect you, your investment and potential new owners of your original property.
Furthermore enforcement of codes and our municipal by-laws and any other regulations under which said permits and licenses are issued is aimed at protecting the public health, safety and welfare, as well as protecting property, animals and environment, ensuring and maintaining a high standard of living in our Community.
Where to apply?
The necessary application forms for any building and demolition permits are available at the Township of Champlain Building Department, at 925 County Road 17, L'Orignal, Ontario, (613) 675-4727 and/or on the website: WWW.OBC.MAH.GOV.ON.CA Publications/ Permit application / Common building permit application form.
I am planning to build a new dwelling in the Township of Champlain... What is required?
When you apply for a Building Permit to build a new house, there are conditions to respect in reference to the Zoning By-law and other regulations and you will have to provide:
SOUTH NATION CONSERVATION AUTHORITIES
PO Box 29, 38 Victoria St.
Finch, ON, K0C 1K0
Tel.: (613) 984-2948
Fax: (613) 984-2872
For public services: Obtain water connection & sewer connection permits, available at our Building Department Office
How much does a permit cost?
The cost of a permit first depends on the square footage and other various factors, such as: fireplace, wood stove, plumbing fixture, verandas, etc. An Administration Performance Deposit is added to the cost of the Building Permit. Full amount of the administration performance deposit is reimbursed to the owner if the project is completed within one year, if not, 33% is deducted after each year.
Please note that the Township of Champlain does not have any development charge in addition to the building permit fee.
Just give us a call: (613) 675-4727.
How long does it take to get a building permit?
Once all the information and required documents are handed in (see FAQ: What is required?), it usually takes one to two weeks at the most for the permit to be issued. During the high building summer season, it could happen that this period be extended to three weeks, very seldom more.
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