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Virtual Public Hearings

During the COVID pandemic, attendance at public hearings will be available virtually or by using a teleconference number.

Building Forms

Your resource for forms and information pertaining to building.

Building Resource Material

Here you can find all the forms and information you need to know about building permits, inspections, and BC Building Codes. If you have any questions, please contact the building & planning department at 250-830-6700, or by email at planning@srd.ca.

COVID-19 Building Services Update

The SRD proudly continues to provide services for residents, local builders and developers in light of COVID-19. To be compliant with COVID-19 directives, the SRD has adopted unique measures to enable community services staff to continue to provide services through a combination of work from home and electronic means.

With a few limitations, the SRD continues to provide, process or issue:

  • Planning applications such as zoning or official community plan amendments, development permits, development variance permits – processed electronically
  • New Building Permit Applications – received electronically and/or via SRD reception drop box (990 Cedar Street weekdays from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm)
  • Building Inspections, where required public health directives can be met
  • Engineering Applications such as water and sewer service requests
  • BC One Calls continue as normal

The SRD has replaced in-person meetings with contact via telephone, email and electronic video conferencing. Cash transactions are not accepted at this time; however the SRD can receive cheques by mail and electronic payments through on-line banking.

For more information, or to ask development-related questions, please email planning@srd.ca or call 250-830-6718.

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