Before you start your next project, make sure that you apply for the required building permits. Learn how to get started and which permits apply to your next addition or renovation. Once we’ve approved your permit and work has started, you’ll need to book an inspection.


Milton’s Zoning details our permitted land uses, building regulations, parking and landscaped areas.


Visit Discover Milton to view, print, and request up-to-date Milton maps.

Basement apartments

You can create a basement or accessory apartment by converting an existing part of a home. Make sure to follow our process to ensure that you meet all permit requirements.

House numbering

House numbering is included as part of a construction application or with the creation of a new lot. If you live in a rural area, you are responsible for purchasing and maintaining your green address sign

Compliance and property information requests

You can make a Compliance/Property Information request to ensure that a property complies with the Town of Milton’s by-laws.