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Planning, Property & Development

All interior occupied residential inspections are being suspended until further notice. Those with outstanding appointments will be contacted directly to reschedule.

The department will continue with commercial and new build residential (unoccupied) inspections.

In addition, the Zoning & Permits Branch, located at 31-30 Fort St., will not be accepting walk-in customers.

Permit applications will continue to be processed; however, applications must be submitted digitally.

Visit the COVID-19 website for a comprehensive listing of service impacts.

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The Planning, Property
and Development Department

The Department provides a full complement of services related to building, development and planning.



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Permits Direct Line
Through Permits Direct Line, one phone number connects you to the Zoning & Permits office and multiple resources:

  • Making appointments to discuss a permit or zoning application
  • Checking on the status of permits
  • Questions prior to submitting an application
  • Questions regarding zoning, land use or subdivision
  • Requesting inspections or questions about inspections
  • Questions about occupancy inspections or permits
  • Paying invoices
  • General inquiries and when to call 311
We welcome your feedback about Permits Direct Line at


Commercial Plan Examination
Mezzanine, 83-30 Fort St, Winnipeg, MB R3C 4X7

Commercial Building Plan Examination

Commercial Electrical Plan Examination

Commercial Mechanical Plan Examination

Contractor Licencing
Unit 18, 30 Fort Street, Winnipeg, MB, R3C 4X3

Contractor licencing inquiries


4th floor - 65 Garry Street, Winnipeg, MB, R3C 4K4

After hours emergency electrical inspections


Commercial Inspections


Housing Inspections

Housing Inspection Request Form

Zoning & Permits
Unit 31 - 30 Fort Street, Winnipeg, MB, R3C 4X7

Tuesday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Please be advised that our offices are closed to customers on Mondays, which are reserved for telephone inquiries, processing completed drop-off applications, and other administrative work.

Permit and zoning application appointments

Occupancy permit questions

Permits Direct Line


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Unit 15 - 30 Fort Street, Winnipeg, MB

General inquiries


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2nd floor - 65 Garry Street, Winnipeg, MB, R3C 4K4

Real Estate Branch


Other inquiries


Property for sale inquiries


Learm More About Economic Development Economic Development
3rd floor - 65 Garry Street, Winnipeg, MB, R3C 4K4

Business Improvement Zones inquiries


Economic Development inquiries


Learm More About Land Development Land Development
Main Floor, 65 Garry Street, Winnipeg, MB

General inquiries


Land Development Fax


Learm More About Mapping Mapping
2nd floor - 65 Garry Street (mezzanine), Fort Garry Place, Winnipeg, MB, R3C 4K4

General inquiries


Learm More About Municipal Cemeteries Municipal Cemeteries
3001 Notre Dame Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, R3H 1B8

After hours inquiries


General inquiries
Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Municipal Cemeteries Fax


If you are not sure who to contact please call 311 and they will be pleased to assist you.

Last update: March 26, 2020