Standard and Complex Building Permits

Standard and Complex Building Permits

Use the definitions provided below to determine whether you should apply for a Standard Building Permit or a Complex Building Permit:

Standard Building/Plumbing Permit (Application Form)

“Standard Building” means a Building of three storeys or less in Building height, having a Building area not exceeding 600 square meters and used for a major occupancy classified as:  residential occupancy, business and personal services occupancy, mercantile occupancy, or medium and low hazard industrial occupancy.

Complex Building/Plumbing Permit (Application Form)

“Complex Building” means a Building used for a major occupancy classified as:  assembly occupancy, care or detention occupancy, or high hazard industrial occupancy; and, a Building exceeding 600 square meters in Building area or exceeding three storeys in Building height and used for a major occupancy classified as:  residential occupancy, business and personal services occupancy, mercantile occupancy, or medium and low hazard industrial occupancy.

 

For more information, please contact
Kevin Peters
Building Inspector

4850 Argyle Street
Port Alberni BC V9Y 1V8

Telephone: 
250.720.2832
250.206.0065