Permit inspections & area map

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Permit inspections

COVID-19 Notice: To ensure the health and safety of our staff, please refrain from booking inspections if you're experiencing any symptoms of COVID-19 or if any of the members of your household are in self isolation due to COVID-19. 

Request Inspection

Permit inspections are required during various phases of a project and are carried out by the Building Department. It’s up to the permit holder to arrange for inspections. Inspections are conducted Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (the office is closed on weekends and statutory holidays).

You can book an inspection by calling our 24-hour inspection line (250-469-8977) or filling out the online permit inspection request form. Requests received before 3:30 p.m. on a business day can be scheduled for the next business day; same-day inspections aren't available. Due to the volume of requests, we don't provide call backs to schedule.

All inspection requests must include:

  • Correct permit number for each type of permit
  • Type of inspection being requested
  • Contact person’s name and phone number
  • Date inspection is required

Please be advised that failing to provide the above information may result in your inspection not being registered and no inspection taking place.

Inspector area map

Find your building, plumbing/heating inspector or plan checker.