The Township of Coleman belongs to the Temiskaming Municipal Services Association (TMSA), and is comprised of twenty one municipalities in the Temiskaming district of Ontario. The TMSA, Building Department, enforces the Ontario Building Code & Act which are regulations that are set in place by the Province of Ontario. Under the requirements of the Building Code Act, municipalities are responsible for the enforcement of the Act. The Building Code sets minimum standards, which ensures public safety and uniformity in the construction industry.
Information regarding the building permit process can be found on the TMBA website at www.tembuild.com.
Forms and Documents can be found at www.tembuild.com/forms/.
In addition to the building permit, all construction must comply with the Municipal Official Plan and Zoning By-laws.