Building of building permit

Definition

Building refers to residential and non-residential structures. Residential buildings include all buildings intended for private occupancy whether on a permanent basis or not. Non-residential buildings include all buildings not intended for private occupancy whether on a permanent basis or not. Non-residential buildings are divided into the following types: institutional, commercial and industrial.

Building permit refers to the final authorisation to start work on a building project. It is granted by public authorities in response to an application by a principal and based on a specific building plan.

Measurements

  • Canadian dollar at current prices May 12, 2003 to current
  • Whole number March 16, 1998 to current

Classifications

Relation to previous version

  • Building of building permit May 11, 2016 to current

    This is the current version.

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