Permits and bylaws
- Permits Online
Apply for plumbing, electrical and new home construction permits online. Registered users can check the status of permit application(s) seven days a week, day or night.
What are the basic concepts of zoning and land use planning? How do you apply for a permit?
- Contact the Zoning, Permits and Planning Offices
- City properties for sale
- Citizen’s Information Service (eCIS)
Find property-related information online. Search city properties for sale, licenced business, recreational facilities and more.
- Call or click before you dig!
Identifying buried lines before you dig can prevent injury or death, costly repairs, equipment damage, service outages, and environmental pollution.
- Graffiti removal service
- Take Pride Winnipeg!
This non-profit organization was established in 1991 to develop an ongoing citywide clean up and beautification program for the city of Winnipeg.
Winnipeg facts and statistics
Business licences and services
- Business licences
The City of Winnipeg licenses nine business activities through the Community Safety Business Licensing By-law. Each activity requires one or more permits or approvals from other City of Winnipeg departments. Learn how to apply for a licence for your business.
Online business permits and licences service
- Information for new businesses
- Criminal records search
Water and waste
Your business can help recycling in Winnipeg to create a better tomorrow.
- Building a new office or plant?
Find out about commercial building requirements and other miscellaneous requirements from Water and Waste.
- Important information for landlords
- Sewer overflow information system activated
providing a 24 hour rolling history of overflows.
- Sewer service interruption reports
- Adjustment of sewer charges program
For customers who use large volumes of water not discharged to the wastewater system, land drainage works, or into a body of water.
- Large volume sewer discount program
Discount program intended solely for large commercial and industrial customers.
Last update: September 14, 2022