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Building Permit Application Form – Online

Building Permit Application Form – Print Version

Building permits are required for the construction or alteration of any building occupying an area greater than 15 square metres (161 ft²). Building permits are also required for the construction of:

  • decks higher than 24” above grade
  • installation/repair of sewer lines
  • swimming pool fencing/protection
  • additional residential units
  • special event tents larger than 60 square metres (645 ft²)
  • wall/ground sign structures

A building permit is not required for the following projects:

  • property line fences (unless it protects a swimming pool)
  • roofing replacement (asphalt shingles, steel roofing)
  • exterior siding replacement
  • window & door replacement

For any inquiries or to confirm whether or not you require a building permit, please contact the Building Department 519-773-3164.

Please see the Building Department page for more information.

BizPal is a convenient online service that will help you determine what permits and licenses you need from the Government of Canada, the Ontario Government, and participating local governments including the Town of Aylmer.

Parking in the Town of Aylmer is complimentary for 2 hours.
If you expect your visit to be longer than 2 hours we suggest one of the following options for Municipal Lots 1 & 2 (located directly behind Town Hall and I.D.A.):

  • Day Parking Pass $5
  • Month Parking Pass $75
  • 6 Month Parking Pass $225.00
  • Full Year Parking Pass $450

Passes available for purchase at Town Hall during office hours.
Mon – Fri from 8:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m.
Payment of cash, cheque or debit is accepted.

Parking Permits are for use in Municipal Lots 1 & 2 only. Not for street parking.

Overnight Parking Prohibited

By-law 44-12 states:
No person shall, without authorization of the Chief of Police and/or the Director of Operations, park any vehicle on any street or highway within the Town of Aylmer, between the hours of 3:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m., between November 15th and April 15th inclusive.

Signage Permit Application

Signage Permit

Anyone who would like to put up a sign, refurbish a sign, replace a sign, or even re-face/update the graphics on a sign, needs a sign permit.

It is recommended that you download the form, complete it, and then contact the Town Hall office for submission.

Town of Aylmer Signage By-Law

Please contact the Building Department at 519-773-3164 ext: 4902 for assistance on building and/or planning matters.

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