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Building & Construction


Building a House in Surrey

Find all the information you need to build a house in Surrey, BC.

Single Family Home

Building a Secondary Suite

Find out what you need to build a secondary suite in your home.

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Demolish & Rebuild a House in Surrey

Find out how to demolish and rebuild a house in Surrey.

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Land Use & Development

Learn about the roles, process, plans and access services for developing land in Surrey.

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Building & Construction Bulletins

Find bulletins for building, electrical, plumbing and other building and construction related information.

Building Inspection Requester

Building & Construction Online Services

Find out what services the City offers online for your building and construction needs.

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Property & Building Information

Look up a property's zoning and land use information online, and save yourself a trip to City Hall.

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Residential Building Permits

Learn about permits for residential building, additions, renovations, demolition & pool permits.

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Commercial Building Permits

Find Surrey's commercial, industrial, institutional and multi-family building permit applications.

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Building Permit Fees & Fee Estimator

Use the Building Permit Fee Estimator to estimate your fees for Surrey building and sign permits.

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Building Inspections

Book a building inspection after making sure your site meets the building inspection requirements.

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Learn about Surrey zoning bylaws & how it affects your building and property plans or structure.

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Apply for electrical permits, request an electrical inspection or get electrical forms & guidelines.



Get information about plumbing permits and inspections and use online application and request forms.

Green Buildings

Learn about building a green building in Surrey and find cost-saving opportunities for your project.