These requirements apply to all building permit types.

All submitted drawings must be on standardized sized sheets, drawn to scale, fully dimensioned, signed and dated.

Drawings by a designer must include: the designer’s name, designer’s contact information, qualification identification number (if applicable), signature, and stamp / statement that the person has reviewed and taken responsibility for all design activities.

Learn how to apply for a permit, on our Making a Building Permit Application page.

Learn about our digital plans review system , please see our ePLAN Guides and Tutorials.

See examples of permit drawings on our Sample Plans page.

For additional information regarding permits for green building systems (solar panels, wind turbine generators, storm sewage and greywater use, etc), please see our Green Building page.