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Building permit, what is it? And what impact does it have on your work

On this occasion we want to let you know the importance of processing your Building Permit or your Works Permit, since in this way you will avoid excessive fines, the closure or permanent suspension of your building, loss of the value of your property and in many Sometimes the complete demolition of your work, which […]

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On this occasion we want to let you know the importance of processing your Building Permit or your Works Permit, since in this way you will avoid excessive fines, the closure or permanent suspension of your building, loss of the value of your property and in many Sometimes the complete demolition of your work, which will cause you great losses for not following the regulations and standards of the corresponding authorities.

The building permit Newmarket is a permit required, normally by the local administration, to carry out any type of building that you carry out, and is supervised by the municipal authorization to carry out the works. These entities must enforce the uses, build ability, and accessibility and approved technical aspects for the respective buildings. Taking into account the land use planning plans and the special resource management plans of each city.

The purpose of the building permit Brampton is to control the growth of cities, as well as to ensure your personal and economic safety, since this implies building on your property.

In most cases, although it depends on the legislation in force in each region, the following activities are subject to a building permit:

  • Urban parcels.
  • Earth movements.
  • The new plant works.
  • The modifications of structure or appearance of existing buildings.
  • The works to modify the interior layout of the buildings whatever their use.
  • The first use of the buildings and the modifications of their use.
  • The use of the flight over buildings and facilities in general.
  • The underground facilities dedicated to parking or any other use.
  • The demolition of buildings. (To know more about demolitions enter here )
  • The placement of propaganda posters visible from the public thoroughfare.
  • The felling of trees embedded in land within the Urban Planning Plan.
  • The other acts indicated in the Plans.

What are different Building permit types?

1. – Minor work permit or Type A Building Manifestation normally for those works of simple technique and that do not require structural elements, and those of reform that do not involve alteration of the volume, of the main use of the facilities and services of common use or of the number of dwellings and premises, nor affect the exterior composition, the structure or the habitability or security conditions.

To build, expand, repair or modify a single-family home of up to 120 m2 built, on a property with a minimum front of 6 m, two levels, a maximum height of 5.5 m and free gaps no greater than 4m, which must have the provision of services and basic conditions of habitability, safety and hygiene, the percentage of the free area, the number of parking spaces and generally comply with the provisions of the Urban Development Programs;

Building of fences with a maximum height of 2.50 m

Opening of gaps of 1.5 m maximum in buildings up to two levels

Changes of ceilings or mezzanines as long as structural elements are not affected and the use or destination of the property is not totally or partially changed

Installation or building of cisterns, septic tanks or sewers

Where appropriate, extension or notice of completion of work, so that the owner or possessor of a property or buildings have the option of making minor modifications to their property.

2.- Major work permit or Building manifestation type B is the procedure carried out to build, expand, repair or modify a work or installation for non-residential or mixed use of up to 5,000 m2 or up to 10,000 m2 with residential use.

3. – Manifestation of type C building is the procedure that is carried out to build, expand, repair or modify a work or installation for non-residential or mixed use of more than 5,000 m2 or more than 10,000 m2 with residential use, or buildings that require of opinion of urban impact or urban-environmental impact.

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