The goal of the Building Inspection Department is to ensure the health, safety and protection of persons and property by confirming that buildings and their systems generally conform to relevant bylaws, the BC Building Code and other applicable standards.
The Building Inspection Department administers Building Regulations Bylaw 1250 and through this bylaw, theBC Building Code and other regulations.
Approximate Current Building Permit Wait Time - 16 Weeks
Times fluctuate based on volume
All Building Permits are now processed and approved using our Online Building Permit Portal.
Apply for building permits, check the status of your portal application, request inspections for your approved permit, or submit bylaw complaints, all from the comfort of your home or office. Click here to apply online. (Mobile devices are not compatible with the portal)
Demolition, Water & Sewer Permits - After permit has been applied for on the web portal, please contact our office at 250-390-6530 or email Building [at] rdn.bc.ca so the application may be reviewed promptly.