At the Town of High Level, the Building Permit application is included on the Development Permit application. A building permit is required for most major construction projects including, but not limited to:
Change of use to an existing building
The Safety Codes Act requires that all contractors and homeowners in Alberta obtain permits prior to starting any work on buildings covered in the current edition of the Alberta Building Code.
To process the application, the following items are required:
Two complete sets of drawings
Buildings with preserved wood foundations must include engineered drawings
Drawings from the roof truss designer for the pre-engineered roof trusses
Completed Building Permit application including:
Owner’s name, address and phone number
Contractor’s name, address and phone number
Engineer/architect name, address and phone number
Building Permit Fees
$6 per $1000 of construction value.
Mobile Homes $100
Demolition Permits $0.50 per square meter of the building area minimum fee $75