Building Standards Department
101 Town Centre Blvd.
Permit Review and Zoning
Ask a Question!
The City of Markham offers an online system for any technical or building permit questions that you may have. Visit "Ask a Building Code Question".
Require a Permit?
To determine whether you require a permit or not contact the Permit Administrator at 905-475-4870.
To determine the requirements for needing a permit, see Permit Requirements.
Expected Wait Times for Permits
House, Small Projects about 10 days
Small Buildings about 15 days
Large Buildings about 20 days
Complex Buildings about 30 days
Get an Inspection
The City of Markham offers an interactive voice response system to order a building inspection for your construction project.
Call 905-475-4850 and follow the simple instructions.
Or visit Permit Inspection Request Line