The Building Services division's mandate is to ensure a healthy and safe environment in the buildings where we live, work and play. This division reviews building permit applications and conducts on-site inspections for construction projects within the Town of Aurora in accordance with the Ontario Building Code, the Town of Aurora Zoning By-law and other applicable legislation. This division is responsible for ensuring minimum building standards are achieved for new buildings, additions and renovations with reference to public health and safety, structural sufficiency, fire protection, energy conservation, acessibility and water and sewage protection. Further, they provide zoning comments and interpretations on development applications such as draft plans of subdivisions, site plan applications, land severances and minor variances. Other administration functions include the issuance and inspection of sign permits, pool enclosure permits and hot tub permits.
The Building Services division can be reached at: 905-727-3123 ext. 4388, 4390 or 4394 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The By-law Services division promotes health, safety and a harmonious community through the investigation and resolution of By-law complaints. Some of the core operational functions of this division include animal licensing and control, parking control, property standards, business licensing and mobile vendor licensing.
The By-law Services division can be reached at: 905-727-3123 ext. 4240 or by email to email@example.com