Development & Building Approvals
Development & Building Approvals provides services devoted to the use and development of land; the safety, health, occupancy, and use of buildings; the licensing of businesses and business activities. For up to date information on what is happening in and around Development & Building Approvals read our bi-monthly newsletter - Planning & Development Dispatch, April 2013.
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New! Residential permits applications soon to be accepted online
We’re launching Residential ePermit, a start-to-finish online service for residential permits, from permit intake to final inspection that will maintain our current standards of safety. In the near future, customers will be able to submit an application online, upload required documents and track the progress of their application using a single project number.
Online services related to development, building and planning services. Check back often as we continue to move more services online.
: The City of Calgary encourages responsible business practices through the administration and enforcement of several licensing bylaws.
Certificates of Compliance
: Is a confirmation from The City of Calgary that the location of the building(s) on the site complies with the requirements of The City of Calgary Land Use Bylaw.
: Learn about businesses that operate out of a home in a residential neighbourhood.
applications: Subdivision is the process of dividing land into smaller parcels. The zoning (land use designation) is the primary legal control on the use and intensity of development on a parcel of land.
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