- Construction of a main building: work must begin within six (6) months.
- Installation of a sign, filling or excavation and change of usage: work must begin within 60 days.
- Any other construction permit or authorization certificate must be acted upon within a period of three (3) months. If not, it becomes null and void.
Don’t hesitate to contact the Town Planning Department to obtain information at 819-425-8614, ext. 2400, or by email to email@example.com […].
In general, construction permits and authorization certificates are valid for a period of 12 months and may be renewed. There are, however, exceptions to this general rule, depending on the nature of the project.
Form for the renewal of an authorization certificate or a permit.
Type of permit
Length of time
Construction, renovation or enlarging of a main building
|12 months - renewable for 12 months|
|Construction, renovation or enlarging of a main building with a value of more than $500,000||24 months - renewable for 12 months|
|Moving/transportation of a building||At the date and time stated by the certificate without exceeding a time period of 48 hours.|
|Demolition of a building||6 months|
|Felling of trees||2 months – reforestation within 12 months|
|Tree cutting or sanitation cutting||12 months – reforestation within 18 months|
|Filling / excavation||12 months - renewable 1 time only for 12 months|
|Intervention that highlights fauna and flora||18 months|
|Development of land including renaturalization of a property||18 months for land that is not waterfront and 12 months for waterfront land|
|Development of a buffer zone||12 months|