Planning to construct, alter, renovate, demolish, relocate, or change the occupancy of any building in Pemberton? You will need a building permit.  For more detailed information regarding your specific project, please click on a link below.

Village of Pemberton Building Bylaw No. 867, 2019

For Building Permit information and applications, visit the Licences & Permits Page

The Provincial Government, through the Community Charter and the Building Act, has granted municipalities the authority to regulate the construction of buildings and structures and the installation of plumbing services.  The Village issues Building Permits and conducts inspections to ensure compliance with the applicable Village bylaws and Provincial regulations. 


Snow Load

  • Ss = 110lbs/sq ft = 5.28 KPa
  • SR = 13.77 lbs/sq ft = SR = 0.66 KPa
  • Design loads to be reduced or increased as per the engineer's design manual regarding roof line, heights and construction.

Seismic Data

  • 2% probability of exceedance in 50 years (0.000404 per annum)
  • Sa(0.2) Sa(0.5) Sa(1.0) Sa(2.0) PGA (g)
  • 0.621 0.464 0.279 0.155 0.280

Hourly Wind Pressures (90 MIL/H Gusts)

  • q 1/50 = .559 K Pa

Frost Penetration

  • Frost Penetration where applicable
  • (site sensitive design parameter) = 24" = 61 cm

Department Contacts

Building & Planning Clerk
Gwendolyn Kennedy
P. 604.894.6135 extension 249
Email Gwendolyn

Chief Building Official
Faruq Patel
P. 604.894.6135 extension 247
Email Faruq

Please contact Faruq to schedule building inspections.