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Engineering Permit Applications

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  • Borehole Permit
  • Boulevard Permit
  • Road Allowance/Right-of-Way Permit- Construction
  • Road Allowance Permit - Occupation
  • Special Vehicle Permit (Oversize Vehicles & House Moves) -- Please note new requiredments as of September 1, 2015



    Boulevard Permit

    Please see our Boulevard page.


    Road Allowance/Right-of-Way Construction:

    Application Form (MS Word)

    Permission to construct any works within the Municipal road allowance or any Municipal right-of-way.

    Applications must be made a minimum of 48 hours prior to commencement of works to accommodate the inspection and approval by a Public Works Inspector, and as of March 1, 2012 will be charged a fee of $20.00 in accordance with Clause 8.05 of the Municipality's Streets and Traffic Regulation Bylaw, 2002, No. 8382.

    Requirements:

    • A completed "Certificate of Insurance" document, which is a Saanich document completed by your Insurance Agent, indicating $2,000,000 liability.
    • A Saanich approved design drawing number.
    • A letter/note from the homeowner indicating knowledge of the works to be done.

    Contact: Design Services 250-475-5575 or engineering@saanich.ca

    Fee: $20.00


    Road Allowance Occupation:

    Application Form

    Permission to occupy any Municipal road allowance.

    Applications must be made a minimum of 48 hours prior to commencement of works to accommodate the inspection and approval by a Public Works Inspector.

    Requirements:

    • A completed "Certificate of Insurance" document, which is a Saanich document completed by your Insurance Agent, indicating $2,000,000 liability.
    • Submission in writing indicating the address of proposed occupancy, a description of the occupancy, dimension of the occupancy and number of days of occupancy.

    Contact: Design Services 250-475-5575 or engineering@saanich.ca

    Fees:   This is a calculated fee with a $5.00 minimum ($.075 X 10 sq m of occupancy X # of days to be occupied).


    Special Vehicle Permit - (Oversize Vehicle & House Moves):

    Permission to move an oversize vehicle and load (i.e. a house or a wide load) on and through Municipal road network.

    Applications must be made at least five (5) working days prior to intended move to accommodate for review and approval.  If infrastructure relocation or tree work is required, fifteen (15) working days' notice is required.

    Requirements:

    • T53D Form filled out available from Ministry of Transportation.
    • Date of intended move (hours are normally restricted to between midnight and 6:00 am).

    Contact: Administrative Services 250-475-5575 or engineering@saanich.ca

    Fee: $5.00 (subject to change)

Last modified: September 03, 2015