The City of Burlington has numerous resources to help you comply with its by-laws and property standards for your home renovation and construction projects. Whether you are installing a pool or fence or enhancing your driveway or property, City staff can assist you with your building permit application requirements. We encourage you to visit do I need a building permit?, zoning by-laws and development charges for links to important documents.
Before you begin any home excavation project, be sure to call before you dig. Safety tips as well as subsidy information is also available in this section of our website to assist residents who experience basement flooding.