When should you ask for a permit?
All work, wether it needs a permit or not, must be approved by the inspector.
You need a Municipal permit to carry out the following activities:
Consult the following document for more information : Work requiring a permit or certificate
Building and Renovating
Prior to starting construction or renovation work, you must apply for a permit, which must be approved by the municipal inspector and could be submitted to the Town Planning and Heritage Committee. For any information regarding this type of permit, please contact the municipal inspector (from Tuesday through Friday).
- Change of use
- Moving a building
- Shore and littoral
- Major changes to a building
Cutting and Felling Trees
In order to preserve our natural heritage, before trimming or cutting down a tree, North Hatley residents should contact the municipal inspector (from Tuesday through Friday) by phone (819 842-2754) or email (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Permits for Fires – IMPORTANT!
It is very important to obtain your open air fire permit by filling out the application form available on the Régie Incendie Memphrémagog Est website. The person in charge will issue you a permit if conditions allow it. To help you plan, we invite you to look at the flammability index indicated for our region on the SOPFEU website.
Here is the procedure to follow:
Go to the Régie Incendie Memphrémagog Est website: https://www.regieincendieest.ca/.
In the “Menu”, click on the option Open fire (Feux à ciel ouverts).
Fill out the form and send.
A representative of the Régie will contact you.
Anyone who wishes to hold a garage sale must obtain a permit, free of charge, at the Town Hall. You can hold a maximum of three garage sales per year.
It is very important to obtain a permit by calling the Town Hall before setting off any fireworks.