Markham. City Of

Building Standards Division

Description & Services
Description Staff of the Building Standards Department are responsible for the administration of the Ontario Building Code and other applicable laws including the Town's zoning by-laws. The department issues building permits and provides inspections for all new or renovated buildings within Markham's borders. Each building, addition or renovation is issued a building permit and inspected for the following major building components:  
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Organizational functions include: Building permits, building inspections, letters of compliance for real estate transactions, zoning searches and information, sign permit application processing
Dates Year round
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Accessibility Accessible
Languages English
Fees Service
Areas Served Markham
Address & Map
Markham Civic Centre
101 Town Centre Blvd
Markham, ON L3R 9W3
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Major Intersection Warden Ave & Hwy 7
Office Phone Building Counter Information 905-475-4870 
Letters of Compliance Information 905-475-4743 
Inspection Request Line 905-479-7780
Primary Contact Tim Moore, Director, Building Standards; Phone: 905-475-4712
Search Catagories
Subjects Building codes ; Building inspections ; Municipal government ; Property standards ; Zoning


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