The Building Department of Norfolk County handles the permits required for building and/or renovating. The permits gives the builder the legal authorization to start construction. The application forms for permits can be found on the Forms, Permits, and Licenses page.
Qualified Designers & Registered Firms
The Ontario Building Code Act requires that a range of individuals and firms responsible for design activities regulated under the Act be qualified in their appropriate area of design and, when required, registered with the Province.
Now Available – BUILDING INSPECTIONS:
Mon-Fri 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
By Phone: 519-426-5870 ext. 4677 (INSP)
By Email: email@example.com
To schedule an inspection the following information is required:
- Building Permit Number
- Contact Name
- Telephone Number
- Address of the Project
- Type of Inspection
- Date of Inspection
Confirmation of the date your inspection has been scheduled will be provided by email or phone and a Building Inspector will contact you with an approximate time on the day of the inspection.
Last call for an inspection request is 3:00pm for following day inspections.
Requests received after 3:00pm will be scheduled two business days after the request.
Please note* All approved building permit documents are required to be onsite for the Inspector’s review, a re-inspection and additional fee may be required should documents not be made available.
To cancel an inspection, please contact a Building Permit Coordinator at 519-426-5870 ext. 6016
22 Albert St.
Langton, ON N0E 1G0
185 Robinson Street, Suite 200
Ph: 519-426-5870 ext 6016
The current development charges can be viewed on the Fee Schedule Page.
- Ontario Building Officials Association
- Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing
- Ontario Building Code
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Building Department Financial Statements 2017
Building Division Financial Statements 2016