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COVID-19: FAQ for Development Approvals

As the COVID-19 situation in Hamilton continues to evolve, these Frequently Asked Questions for Development Approvals will be regularly updated as circumstances change to provide residents and developers with current information.

Homeowners or contractors can use the online Building Permit search to find out if their Building Permit application:

  • was received
  • is being reviewed (pending)
  • is approved

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Check the Building Permit status of other properties

You can use the online Building Permit search to find out if any property in Hamilton has a Building Permit or if an application is in review.

We cannot guarantee completely accurate results if you search by address instead of by Permit number. Only permits issued within the last 12 months are shown for addresses.

Contact us

Contact us if you want to verify results of the online query:

Building Division
City Hall, 3rd floor
Phone: 905-546-2720
Email: [email protected]