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Old 2015-06-23, 02:10 PM
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Default Finishing a Basement and a Permit

Hi,

Did anyone submit an application to get a permit for finishing their basement?
I sketched a plan myself..
I think I got all the drawing requirements written down.. but not 100% sure..

My question is.. do I just hand in my application to a city clerk and come home.. and wait till I hear from the city?
or will there be someone(a city engineer or an architect) to answer my questions if my drawings are accurate?? So I don't have to go back and forth.. I just can't afford to take 2-3 vacation day for this permit process..

Hope someone had a similar experience..
thanks!!
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Old 2015-06-24, 09:10 AM
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Best to call them and ask

http://www.markham.ca/wps/portal/Mar...ildingPermits/
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Old 2015-06-24, 09:40 AM
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called but just an answering machine.. hoped someone here had a similar experience..
I sent them an email.. will see what they say.. thx
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That's why most people don't apply a permit for basement finishing unless they are doing structure change
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