The primary purpose of a Building Permit is to ensure that all buildings comply with the safety, health, building and zoning requirements of the City of Campbell River and the Province of British Columbia. The City of Campbell River has prepared packages to assist in understanding the City's Building Permit and Inspection Process. The documents are for general guidance and do not replace bylaws or other legal documents. Please ensure you are using the most recent application format which you will find on this website.

If you are intending to construct a Residential building please review the following application packages and forms.   

New residential building Permit Application: includes, Single Family Dwellings, Single Family Dwellings with a suite, Two Family Dwelling (Duplex), Carriage Home, Modular/Mobile homes.

Ancillary, Renovation/Addition, Conversion, Relocation Permit Application

General guidelines for residential inspections

All required paperwork for the Residential building application MUST be presented at time of application; otherwise, the Foundation Permit request cannot be accepted.

Driveway/Culvert Permit Application can be applied for at the time of building permit application for a standard application and must be approved before applying for a Two Day Residential Building Permit. The maximum permitted driveway width is 6.0 meters.


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