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Building Department


The Building Department is responsible for the enforcement of the Ontario Building Code. The Building Department processes applications for Building Permits, including the examination of plans. The Department undertakes field inspections of construction projects including enforcement action, as required, to gain compliance. The Department also provides information to the public in response to telephone, counter, and written inquiries.

Building permits are required for all structures as defined in the Ontario Building Code Act, Ontario Building Code and Township By-laws. This includes, but is not limited to:

  • Any structure over 10 sq. metres (108 sq. feet)
  • Wood burning appliances
  • Decks (either greater than 2 feet above grade or attached to the structure)
  • Swimming pools


Applications

Application to Construct an Accessory Structure

Application to Construct an Addition or Renovation

Application to Construct a Deck

Application to Construct a Dwelling or Cottage

Application to Demolish a Structure

Application to Install a Wood Burning Appliance

Application to Install an Outdoor Pool or Hot Tub

Septic Applications

The Township is responsible for all approvals relating to septic systems and holding tanks, and ensuring that these private sewage systems are operating properly. The Township has retained the services of C.C. Tatham & Associates Ltd. to act as the approval agent for all sewage system related approvals. C.C. Tatham & Associates is also responsible for the Septic Re-inspection Program.

Sewage System Application

Sewage System File Search Request

On-site Sewage Inspection Fee Schedule

Guide to Operating & Maintaining Your Septic System

C.C. Tatham & Associates Ltd.
Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM (noon)
130 Balm Beach Road West
Tiny, Ontario, L0L 2J0
Phone: 705-527-0119
Fax: 705-527-9001
Email: bgoodale@cctatham.com


Policies and Procedures

The Township of Tiny has approved By-law 15-095, being a By-law respecting construction, demolition, change of use permits and inspections and the implementation of a new Lot Grading/Drainage Plan Procedure effective February 2, 2016. This procedure outlines the required information that must be submitted with a building permit application for specific types of construction, including new home construction and major additions. This Procedure incorporates significant deviations from the present requirements for how site plans, grading plans and evaluation of soil conditions are dealt with through the building permit application process. If you have any questions, please contact the Building Department.

By-law 15-095

Lot Grading/Drainage Plan Procedure

Pool Enclosure By-law 96-111


Development Charges

Development Charges as of January 1, 2017

1. County of Simcoe

Residential ................................... $8,721.00

Apartments .................................. $4,922.00

Other Multiple Unit Residential ........ $7,230.00

Non-Residential ............................ $33.01/square metre

2. Educational Development

Residential .................................. $1,759.00

Non-Residential ........................... $0.47/square metre

3. Municipal Development

Residential (Single and Semi-detached Dwelling) .... $3,900.00

Apartments (2+ BD) ........................................... $2,732.00

Apartments (Bachelor, 1 BD) ................................ $1,506.00

Other Multiples ................................................... $2,972.00

Wind Turbine ...................................................... $1,568.00

Non-Residential .................................................. $3.02/square foot

3. Municipal Development (as of January 1, 2018)

Residential (Single and Semi-detached Dwelling) .... $4,017.00

Apartments (2+ BD) ........................................... $2,814.00

Apartments (Bachelor, 1 BD) ................................ $1,551.00

Other Multiples ................................................... $3,061.00

Wind Turbine ...................................................... $1,615.00

Non-Residential .................................................. $3.11/square foot


Note:
To convert square metres to square feet, multiply by 10.76
To convert square feet to square metres, divide by 10.76

County of Simcoe Development Charges

Simcoe Muskoka Catholic District School Board Education Development Charges By-law No. 4502-13

Township of Tiny Development Charges By-law No. 15-036


Contacts

Jamie Wilson, Chief Building Official

130 Balm Beach Road West
Tiny, Ontario, L0L 2J0
Phone: 705-526-5965 or 705-526-4204 ext 235
Fax: 705-526-2372
Toll Free:  1-866-939-TINY (8469)
Email: jwilson@tiny.ca

Michael Hehl, Deputy Chief Building Official

130 Balm beach Road West
Tiny, Ontario, L0L 2J0
Phone: 705-526-5965 or 705-526-4204 ext 241
Fax: 705-526-2372
Toll Free:  1-866-939-TINY (8469)
Email: mhehl@tiny.ca

Carrie-Ann Robillard, Building Secretary

130 Balm Beach Road West
Tiny, Ontario, L0L 2J0
Phone: 705-526-5965 or 705-526-4204 ext 234
Fax: 705-526-2372
Toll Free:  1-866-939-TINY (8469)
Email: crobillard@tiny.ca


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