Building Permits

A building permit is required for most types of development within the Town of Foam Lake, including new buildings and additions to existing structures. The Building Bylaw outlines the specific requirements of building permits and should be reviewed prior to completing the applications and building permits below.


Applications & Building Permits:

Application for Building Permit

Application for Building Permit – Site Plan

Addition Permit

RTM or Relocated Dwelling Application

Mobile Home Requirements Application

Detached Garage Worksheet

Deck Worksheet

Fence Permit Application

Application for Minor Renovation


A permit fee for construction, erection, placement, alteration, repair, renovation or reconstruction of a building shall be based on the following fee schedule:

  • Minor construction and renovations <$1,000.00 …. $10.00
  • Construction >$1,000.00 up to $10,000.00 ……….. $20.00
  • Construction >$10,000.00 up to $210,000.00 ……. $20.00 for the first $10,000.00 plus $0.75 for every additional $1,000.00
  • Construction >$210,000.00 …………………………. $170.00 plus $0.25 per $1,000.00 over $210,000.00

Property and building owners are responsible for all fees associated with Plan Reviews and/or Site Inspections.