Related Plumbing & Drain Permits
Plumbing Building Permit for work which is related to other construction proposed for a building.
All drawings to be drawn on standardized sized sheets, drawn to scale, fully dimensioned, signed and dated.
If drawings were prepared by a qualified designer (as defined under Div. C, Part 3, Section 3.2 of the Ontario Building Code), drawings must include the designer’s name, registration number, qualification identification number, signature, and stamp/statement that the person has reviewed and taken responsibility for the design activities.
All drawings, reports, and forms, including the completed Application for a Permit to Construct or Demolish, must be provided in a PDF format on a re-writable DVD, USB or submitted by email.
Site or Key Plan
Site plan or Key plan showing location of existing/proposed construction on the site or within the building.
Plans showing layout of plumbing and related fixtures on each floor level.
Required when applying for a plumbing permit relating to plumbing work on private property or within buildings or structures.
Building permit application form required for all submissions
Required for all designers, except Engineers and Architects when applying for any Construction Permit. Property Owners, if exempted, from Qualification / Certification, they must fill-in the form to specify the reason for exemption.
Required for all buildings where professional design and field review is required by the Ontario Building Code. This Commitment form must be signed by the owner or agent and the professional architect, engineer, or consultant.
Drains & Water Service Permit Submission Requirements
Apply by Email
Please note: not all projects are eligible for email submission. Review the list of eligible applications and detailed email submission process.
To submit an application by email please use the ‘Email’ button on top of the Application for a Permit to Construct or Demolish.
Apply in Person
Customers also have the option to attend ANY Toronto Building Customer Service counter to make an application for any of the services listed above. Customers will be asked to present a re-writable DVD or USB containing all the necessary materials for the eligible service requests. No paper copies will be required.
No additional fee if submitted with building application. Fees listed below for Site Servicing work outside of the building such as water service, sanitary and storm sewer piping, as well as manholes, catch basins, etc.
|Piping for Single Family Detached or Attached Dwellings:|
|Water services, Sanitary and Storm Buried Piping||$198.59 flat fee|
|Repairs, Replacement and Additions of Buried Plumbing and Drainage Piping, Pool Drains||$198.59 flat fee|
|Piping for all other buildings:|
|Inside Sanitary and Storm Piping||$2.42/linear metre|
|Outside Water Services, Sanitary and Storm Piping||$2.42/linear metre|
|Other Plumbing Work|
|Backwater Valves, Manholes, Catchbasins, Interceptors and Sumps Complete with Pumps||$35.75 each|
|Backflow Prevention Devices (devices requiring testing)||$85.79 each|
|Private Sewage Systems:|
|Holding Tank||$357.45 flat fee|
|Septic System||$714.92 flat fee|
Please DO NOT include any personal information on your Building Plans (e.g., the homeowner’s name or phone number). Building Plans submitted for Permit are subject to disclosure in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (MFIPPA).