Customers with appointments can enter the Development Services Center at the City Operations Building using the third-floor bridge connected to the Evan V. Jones Parkade Terrace Level.

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Information Bulletins

All new applications are required to be submitted electronically. DSD Information Bulletins and Forms are in the process of being updated as needed to reflect instructions for digital submittal processes.

Apply for a Permit

Information Bulletins provide information on fees, submittal requirements or procedures.

INFORMATION BULLETIN 142

PDF icon Permitting Requirements for Residential Garage Conversions

Permit requirements to convert a garage of a single family or duplex to habitable (or non-parking) area.

Revised January 2016


INFORMATION BULLETIN 143

PDF icon Permitting Requirements for Alcoholic Beverage Outlets

Information on permitting for Alcoholic Beverage Outlets

Revised July 2021


INFORMATION BULLETIN 146

PDF icon School Fees

This informational bulletin explains how school fees are assessed for residential, commercial, and industrial buildings.

Revised January 2020


INFORMATION BULLETIN 148

PDF icon How to Obtain a Permit for a Mobile Food Truck

Information on permitting Mobile Food Trucks

Revised July 2021


INFORMATION BULLETIN 149

PDF icon Cargo Containers

Use of cargo containers as residential or non-residential buildings.

Revised February 2021


INFORMATION BULLETIN 151


INFORMATION BULLETIN 152

PDF icon Building Permit Submittal

Documents typically required when submitting building permit application.

Revised May 2021


INFORMATION BULLETIN 153

PDF icon Building Permit Issuance

Documents typically required in order to issue a building permit.

Revised July 2020


INFORMATION BULLETIN 157

PDF icon How to Obtain a Zone History Letter

Information on Zone History Letter

Revised July 2021


INFORMATION BULLETIN 165

PDF icon How to Obtain a Public Right-of-Way Permit for Standard Public Improvements

The procedures to obtain over-the-counter Public Right-of-Way Permits for minor improvements.

Revised September 2021


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