Building Services is responsible for the regulation and enforcement of the Ontario Building Code. Through the building permit application and inspection process, Building Services ensures that all building projects meet the minimum standards as set out in the Ontario Building Code as well as any applicable by-law of the Town of Penetanguishene and other applicable regulating bodies.
When thinking about any kind of construction or demolition work, it is essential to understand the process and requirements before beginning. Most construction projects, large or small, require that the property owner apply for and obtain a building permit. Within this section, you will find information on the most commonly asked questions and assistance with determining whether your project requires a building permit.
Please feel free to contact Building Services with any questions you may have. We are here to help you through the building process.