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Commercial & Industrial Installation

When it comes to insutrial, commercial and institutional electrical installation inspections, there are a number of items required during the process. In all 3 situations outlined below, only the Electrical Contractor or project FSR may call for an inspection.

Please review what is else is required when applying for electrical installation permits in the following categories.

Industrial Electrical Installation Requirements

  1. A Contractor's Authorization or Declaration form must be submitted to City Hall for each final inspection.
  2. The Commercial Service Guideline (750 Volt or Less) is to be submitted to the inspection department 2 working days prior to requesting an inspection.
  3. New construction of an industrial structure (building shell only) as per drawings.
  4. Accessory structure associated with an Industrial complex as per drawings.
  5. Tenant Improvement work in an existing unit of a Industrial complex. Details to be provided in scope of work section.
  6. Addition to an existing Industrial Structure as per drawings.
  7. Other electrical work associated with a industrial complex. Details to be provided in scope of work section.
  8. Review the Electrical Permit Application and Fee Schedule.
  9. Apply for permit online using our Online Electrical Permit Application

Commercial Electrical Installation Requirements

  1. A Contractor's Authorization or Declaration form must be submitted to city hall for each inspection.
  2. The Commercial Service Guideline (750 Volt of Less) to be submitted to the inspection department 2 working days prior to requesting an inspection.
  3. New construction of a commercial structure as per drawings.
  4. Accessory structure associated with a commercial complex as per drawings.
  5. Tenant Improvement work in an existing unit of a Commercial complex. Details to be provided in scope of work section.
  6. Addition to an existing commercial structure as per drawings.
  7. Other Electrical work associated with a commercial complex. Details to be provided in scope of work section.
  8. Review the Electrical Permit Application and Fee Schedule.
  9. Apply for permit online using our Online Electrical Permit Application.

Institutional Electrical Installation Requirements

  1. A Contractor's Authorization or Declaration form must be submitted to city hall for each final inspection.
  2. Review the Electrical Permit Application and Fee Schedule.
  3. Apply for permit online using our Online Electrical Permit Application.

Find out more by checking out Surrey's Electrical Inspection Areas.