Building Records Search
Request a Building Records Search online or in person.
There is a non-refundable search fee for all building records searches.
Requests for records
You can now request a Building Records Search in 2 ways:
- Complete our and proceed to a secure checkout using either VISA, MasterCard or American Express
- Visit us in Person, at the Building Counter at City Hall. Here, you can pay by cash, credit card (VISA, MasterCard, American Express) or debit.
Note: Telephone requests will no longer be accepted.
Research Services and Fees
|Research Services fees information requested||Research service fee (includes GST)|
|Copy of Building Permit(s) (includes issuance date)||$18.00|
|Copy of Plumbing Permit(s)||$18.00|
|Copy of Electrical Permit(s)||$18.00|
|Copy of Tree Permit(s)||$18.00|
|Square Footage of Building||$18.00|
|Final Occupancy Date||$18.00|
|Copy of Survey Certificate||$18.00|
|Oil/Gas/Septic Tank Information||$18.00|
Copy of Building Inspection Notes
Note: Prior to requesting research related to Building Inspection Notes you may wish to order a Final Occupancy Date, which supersedes Building Inspection Notes.
|Copy of Plumbing Inspection Notes||$18.00|
|Copy of Electrical Inspection Notes||$18.00|
|Copy of Tree Inspection Notes||$18.00|
It will take, on average, up to 1 business day for City of Surrey staff to research and deliver any information found. You can choose to receive the information through 1 of the following delivery methods:
- regular mail, or
- pick up from the Planning and Development Department reception desk at City Hall between the hours of 8:30am and 4:30pm, Monday to Friday.