Sign Permit Application

You need permission to erect, place, construct, alter or move a sign within Saanich.

How to Apply

You will need two copies of the following documents.

  • Application Form [PDF - 1.2 MB] – signed by the owner or the owner’s authorized agent.

  • A top-view plan of the property showing the location of each proposed sign.

  • Scaled drawings for each proposed sign. Include dimensions in metric, materials, colours and lighting.

If you are applying for a fascia, wall or canopy sign, you must also provide a drawing or photo showing the following:

  • The entire face of the building where you want the sign to go.

  • The location of all existing and proposed signs.


  • $30 for each sign 0.4 sq m or smaller.

  • $60 for each sign larger than 0.4 sq m, but not exceeding 2 sq m.

  • $100 for each sign exceeding 2 sq m.

Please note that fees can change.