Building Services

The Municipality of Meaford's Building Department administers the provisions of the Ontario Building Code and local Zoning Regulations, promoting public safety.

The Municipality of Meaford's Building Department provides the following services:

  • Plans Review - confirming compliance with the Ontario Building Code (OBC) and Applicable Laws
  • Issue Building Permits
  • Issue Plumbing Permits
  • Issue Demolition Permits
  • Inspections
  • Property Addressing

To assist you through the Permit process, the Building Department has developed a  A Guide to Building that provides important information.

Contacts:

Rick Carefoot - Chief Building Official (519)538-1060 ext 1113

Tammy Dobie - Deputy Chief Building Official (519)538-1060 ext. 1114

If you work in construction, the rules for mandatory WSIB coverage have changed. Do you run your own construction business? Are you the purchaser of construction services? Big or small, with workers or without, you still need to know what's changed. Find out what it means for you. 

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Applications and related By-laws

This section describes the process to obtain a permit inlcuding downloadable applications to assist in applying for a permit.

Applicable Laws

The Building Department cannot issue a permit unless the proposal complies with all other applicable law.  This section highlights some other approvals that maybe required and where additional information can be located.  

Building Fees

See the schedule of fees for services offered by the Building Department. Some activities may also require the payment of Development Charges.

Building FAQ

See some of the Frequently asked questions about Building and Building Permits.

Building Reports

These Building reports list thenumber of building permits issued each month in the Municipality of Meaford.

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    We have changed our times for the nicer weather 9am -1:30pm FREE E-WASTE DEPOT Saturday May 23rd 2015 Habitat for Humanity ReStore and the Municipality of Meaford have partnered to provide a Free E Waste Depot site. When: Every 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month 9:00am - 1:30 Where: NEW LOCATION - 87 Stewart Street - Beside Meaford Fire Hall We will accept All electronics including: computers, monitors, computers, TVs, stereos, printers, faxes, phones vacuum cleaners batteries cell phones and much more. Working or not. We cannot not accept, water coolers anything with freon in it ,smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors and dehumidifiers

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