All new, repair, replacement or alteration to on-site sewage systems in the city of Quinte West are subject to permits and inspection.
Book an inspection and find out what projects don’t require a permit.
A permit is required for a deck that is attached to another structure, has a roof or is over 10m2 (108 sq. ft) and more than 600mm (2 feet) above grade.
A sign permit is your legal authority to erect a sign. Most signs erected in Quinte West require a sign permit prior to erecting the sign.
Permits are required if you’re constructing a detached garage or shed that is larger than 10 m2 (108 sq. ft.) or if it includes plumbing.
A permit is required whenever a backflow device is to be installed or altered.
Permits are required if you add bedrooms, alter walls, or change plumbing – including completing rough-ins or creating a secondary dwelling unit.
Permits are required for new homes or additions. Additional planning or engineering approval may be needed.
Permits are required for multi-residential buildings and various types of non-residential buildings.
Permits are required to destroy a building or part of one, including interior demolitions.
Permits are required for individuals/groups of tents larger than 60m2, attached to a building, or assembled close to other buildings.
Research if the information is available for an existing septic system.