Building & Construction Permits
The Safety Codes Act requires that all contractors and homeowners in Alberta obtain permits prior to commencing work on buildings covered by the Alberta Building Code or work governed by the Canadian Electrical Code, the Alberta Gas Code or the Alberta Plumbing Code.
These Safety Tips brochures will help you understand when you need a permit. Whether you're building a deck or a swimming pool, help do your part in keeping Alberta safe by checking out the information in these brochures.
Safety Tips - Smoke Alarms Safety Tips - Private Sewage Treatment Systems Safety Tips - PSTS Separation Distances
Safety Tips - Pools, Tubs & Spas Safety Tips - Fireplaces Safety Tips - Finishing your Basement
Safety Tips - Exterior Stairs Safety Tips - Detached Garage Safety Tips - Carbon Monoxide Safety Tips - Additions to Residence
Safety Tips - Wood Deck Safety Tips - Do I need a Building Permit
Safety Code Schedule of Fees
Building Permit Application
Electrical Permit Application
Gas Permit Application
Private Sewage Permit Application
Plumbing Permit Application
When to Call for an Inspection - Home Owner Permit
When to Call for an Inspection - Contractor Permit
New Home Warranty Overview
Alberta Residential Protection Information
Finding what you're looking for? If not, try a search
Join the Thorhild County email list to receive our quarterly e-newsletter
Easily make payments to the County using Option Pay.
Toll Free: 1-877-398-3777
801 - 1st Street
Box 10 Thorhild, AB T0A 3J0
Map and Directions