A permit is required to construct or install a pool or any other structure located outdoors which is capable of containing over 60cm (2ft) of water. This includes in-ground and above-ground pools, hot tubs, fish ponds, etc. Permits may also be required for associated construction such as decks, change houses, sunrooms, etc.
Separate permits may also be required for associated construction such as decks, change houses, sunrooms, etc.
For further information, please view the Swimming Pool brochure or consult with Building Department staff. Requirements for the fence and gate surrounding the pool can be found in the By-law Respecting Privately-Owned Outdoor Swimming Pools and Ponds.
For more information on Building Permits including fees, inspections, applications, and FAQs refer to the General Building Permit Information page. Applications and inquiries can be submitted to email@example.com.