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What is a Base Building?

A Base Building is the 'shell' of a building. A base building would have exterior walls with minor interior construction for future tenant development. Example, a demising wall or mezzanine may be built as part of a 'Base Building'.

Do I need a Building Permit?

Yes, all Base Buildings require a Building Permit.

Do I need a Development Permit?

Yes, all Base Buildings require a Development Permit.

How to Complete your Application

For permits being applied for after November 1, 2016, application packages must include a Commercial Application Checklist (PDF 249 KB). The checklist refers to standards set out in the Base Building Instructions package (PDF 217 KB), please reference this document when completing your application.

Get the Commercial Building Application Online

Download the Commercial Permit Application (PDG 1.12 MB) here.

All new base buildings are required to submit a completed Fire Flow Calculation sheet.



Last updated: 8/22/2018 5:02:46 PM