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Construction Permits

A construction permit is required in most jurisdictions for new construction. or adding onto pre-existing structures, and in some cases for major renovations. Generally the construction site is inspected during construction and after to ensure compliance with set regulations. Failure to obtain...

Development Permits

Development has the same meaning as section 616(b) of the Municipal Government Act, which defines development in the following way:

  1. a building or an addition to, or replacement or repair of a building and the construction or placing of any of them in, on, over or under...
Subdivision Applications

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To create a subdivision is the act of dividing land into smaller pieces that are easier to sell or develop.These then smaller pieces of land are what is known to be a subdivision, in residential terms we refer to them as housing subdivisions. Commercial terms for subdivisions vary including the...

Home Occupancy

Home Occupancy is a secondary use of one's home for the purpose of business dealings and transactions. This is applicable when one, for example, owns a contracting business or a hair dressing business, and all bookkeeping, phone calls, transactions, activies etc. are done at one's home rather...
Sign Permits

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The City of Brooks is the only community in the Region of Newell to have applications for sign permits. Please click on the link provided to learn more about the requirements for signage in the Region of Newell.
Other Permits & Processes

Additional to the construction permits, home occupancy permits, etc. there are other additional permits, plans, and processes you should be aware of. Note that the listing of these permits are not all inclusive, one should take additional measures of research and ensure with your municipal office...
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November Computer Class

Starts on November 1st(Wednesday), 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Posted by: Brooks Community Adult Learning Council

$5 Fridays in Nov. and Dec !

9:30 am to 11:00 am for 5 Fridays, starts with Nov.3rd, 2017

Posted by: Brooks Community Adult Learning Council

Duchess Christmas Craft Show 2017

Saturday, November 25, 2017
Duchess Soccer Centre
10:00am - 4:00pm

Posted by: Village of Duchess


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