The Before You Build Guide is a handbook for people looking to develop, renovate, or construct in Thunder Bay. It was created by the City of Thunder Bay to help you navigate the rules for building in Thunder Bay . Although it’s not comprehensive, it will give you an understanding of the steps you’ll need to take to move ahead with your project.

In the guide, you will find helpful links and information to:

  • Build a Deck
  • Build a Garage or Shed (Accessory Building)
  • Relocate a Business
  • Sever a Lot

Download the Guide here.

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