Hiring a Designer for Building Permit Drawings
Most designs for Building Permits not completed by the owner require a designer registered and/or qualified under Division C, Part 3, Section 3.2 of the Ontario Building Code. A designer is anyone who is responsible for the design, which may also include preparing the drawings for submission.
Check with the Building Division to find out if your project requires a qualified designer:
Before hiring a designer, you should get three or more quotes.
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The City of Hamilton does not specifically endorse any individual designer or organization. This list has been assembled for general information purposes only.