On September 12, 2016, City of Surrey Council adopted a new Sensitive Ecosystem Development Permit Area and corresponding Streamside Protection measures. Check if these apply to you before submitting your development application.
Developing in Surrey
You must obtain proper approval from the City of Surrey if you want to develop or change the use of land in Surrey.
Land use policies and development requirements are set out in the Official Community Plan, the Zoning Bylaw and in other public documents. Find copies of these documents at City Hall or throughout this section.
If you're applying for a Building Permit and the property does not require a Development Permit, Rezoning or other development application, skip to Building and Construction.
Find out who does what and by when in the land development process.
Get an overview of planning stage of the land development process in Surrey.
See the municipal infrastructure servicing requirements needed to support land development and building permit projects in Surrey.
Learn about engineering inspections for site construction and land development inspections.
Do more than 10 land development and building services online, and save a trip to City Hall.
Review development-related bylaws early in your development application process.
Learn use plans and strategies guide future development and help our city to grow and realize our goals as a community.
Review City of Surrey's statistics related to building permits, rezoning, subdivision and development permits.
Launch the newly released City Of Surrey Mapping Online System in beta and check out new features.