The Zoning & Permits office does not accept walk-in customers and permit applications can be submitted digitally. If you have any questions, call Permits Direct Line at 204-986-5140.
Le bureau du zonage et des permis ne prend pas la clientèle qui se présente sur les lieux, et les demandes de permis peuvent être soumises de façon numérique. Pour toute question, appelez la ligne directe des permis au 204-986-5140.
Is a permit required?
Yes, a development permit is required.
Temporary structures (tents, stages, bleachers, etc.) larger than 83.7 m2 (901 sq. ft.) require a development permit as per the Winnipeg Zoning By-law.
Yes, a building permit is required.
Temporary structures (tents, stages, bleachers, etc.) larger than 83.7 m2 (901 sq. ft.) require a building permit as per the Winnipeg Building By-law.
Review the development and building permit process to help navigate application requirements.
Applications for temporary structures will be processed as combined development/building permit applications. Separate applications are not required.
To apply for a development/building permit, provide the following documentation. Refer to the permit application for detailed information that must be included in each document.
- Special events and temporary use development and/or building permit application form
- Letter of authorization or owner statement
- Architectural drawings
- Electrical drawings
- Structural drawings
- Fire department document (tent fabric certification)
- Specification – architectural
- Letter of responsibility
- Required professional designer’s certificate(s)
How to apply
Please ensure you have gathered all required documentation before applying.
Please contact us.