Follow the instructions below to create a digital signature for the first time. If you have any questions about creating an electronic signature, please read the Electronic Submission FAQs or email the Electronic Service Delivery Team at

To electronically sign a document, you will need:

  1. An electronic copy of the form you want to sign. All of Toronto Building’s forms are available on our Forms page.
  2. A free version of Adobe Reader X.

Note: Adobe Reader X is required for forms that need multiple electronic signatures.

Step-By-Step Guide to Using an Electronic Signature for the First Time