Building Department

The Building Department is responsible for overseeing and administering permits for the construction of buildings and structures within the municipality. Permit types include:

The department must also ensure compliance with the Ontario Building Code and municipal zoning requirements.

Septic Maintenance Inspection Program

The Building Department is also the department responsible for overseeing and conducting the Septic Maintenance Inspection Program in Highlands East. This program will be conducted on all properties throughout the Municipality in phases.