Building and renovating

Safety codes, hiring contractors and inspectors, and permits for construction and development.

Services and information

Residential builders can apply for a builder licence to construct new homes.

Fact sheets and brochures providing general information for building safety, personal emergency preparedness and fire and injury prevention.

Tips for finding a qualified contractor who can help you repair or rebuild your home.

Make sure a qualified home inspector performs your home inspection.

Information about home warranties, and how these warranties affect builders, municipalities, rentals and real estate professionals.

Get a building permit for a project and permit regulations.

Codes for a range of safety disciplines are used to keep the public safe in the places they live, work and play.