Toronto Building enforces compliance with the Ontario Building Code. Compliance with the Building Code is achieved through mandatory inspections for building permits and demolitions, and investigations of emergency orders and work without permits.
About legislated mandatory inspections, stages of construction requiring inspection, and inspection response times.
Learn how to use request or reschedule a building inspection online, using your computer or smartphone.
You may also request an inspection from your phone using our automated Telepermit system.
Learn how to use Telepermit to request, reschedule, cancel or review a Building Inspection.
Before any part of an unfinished building can be occupied, you must apply for a Partial Occupancy Permit.
What are the risks and penalties of working without a building permit?
What to do if you have a complaint about construction.
If you have received a notice as part of Toronto Building's Active Permit Review program you can learn more about the program, and find an electronic copy of the Active Building Permit Review response form.
Make an online request for a written report listing the status for the mandatory inspections on a permit. Inspection Status Reports can be requested and paid for from your computer or mobile device using the Request an Inspection Status Report web application.