Building applications, forms and fees

Building permit applications are required to be submitted electronically through the Guelph Permit and Application System. Please note: once you have opened the document, please download the document 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 sheet

Demountable stage and demountable support structure information form

Electrical 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 checklistLodging House Certification Form

Ontario Building Code AnalysisOntario Building Code Analysis – Part 11

Ontario Building Code Analysis – Design of Hazardous Areas

Property information form for law offices and consultants only

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

Zoning information request form 


Building permit fees (effective January 1, 2024)Current Development Charge ratesGrand River Conservation Authority Fees

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