Building applications, forms and fees

Building permit applications are required to be submitted electronically through the Guelph Permit and Application System. Please note: all forms below have to be downloaded by clicking on the ‘arrow down’ button in order for the fillable and signature fields to work.

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Blue Built Home program information and sign-up form
Building permit application including schedule 1

Additional Residential Dwelling Unit registration form

Application for an Alternative SolutionCommitment to General Reviews by Architects and EngineersDemolition permits utilities sign off sheetElectrical contractor inspection – additional residential dwelling unitsEnergy Efficiency Design Summary (for Part 3 buildings)Energy Efficiency Design Summary (for Part 9 non-residential buildings)Energy Efficiency Design Summary – Performance and Energy StarEnergy Efficiency Design Summary – PrescriptiveEntrance Permit ApplicationInfill house building permit application checklistInformation Request / Routine DisclosureLodging House Certification FormOntario Building Code AnalysisOntario Building Code Analysis – Part 11

Property information form (for legal advisors, effective January 1, 2023)

Radon Mitigation Certification FormRevision to a Permit Application to Construct or Demolish

Zoning information request form (effective January 1, 2023)

FeesBuilding permit fees (effective January 1, 2023)2023 Development Charge ratesGrand River Conservation Authority Fees

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