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Rainy River (Town of)

Planning and Building

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Description
Administrates and enforces applicable building and zoning by-laws
  • Acts as a partner in the Area Municipal Building Inspection Services (AMBIS)
  • Issues building permits for all applicable construction or demolition projects
  • Provides building inspections
  • Investigates violations of by-laws
  • Processes applications for minor variances and consents
  • Manages zoning by laws and land use planning
Comments
Area Municipal Building Inspection Services (AMBIS) is a partnership which includes municipalities of Alberton, Chapple, La Vallee and Rainy River
Eligibility
Building inspections require advance booking
Application Process
  • Building permits available from Chief Building Official
  • Permit applications also available online; fill out, print and submit at Municipal office
Office
807-852-3244
Fax
807-852-3553
Web Site
http://www.rainyriver.ca
Email
rainyriver@tbaytel.net
Mailing Address
PO Box 488
Rainy River, ON, P0W 1L0
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Henry Van Ael, Chief Building Official
Email: ambiscbo@gmail.com
Phone: 807-852-3978; 807-276-0473; 807-852-3553
Fees
Service
Documents Required
Building permits required for construction projects
Accessibility
Partially Accessible - Entrance -- Accessible from street level, no automatic push button door; Parking -- No designated handicapped parking space; Washroom -- Has side holding bar
Legal Status
(10) Local Government
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
February 17, 2022
Address
201 Atwood Ave
Rainy River, ON, P0W 1L0
  • Located at Atwood Ave/Hwy 11 across from the Royal Canadian Legion
  • Closest intersection is at Atwood Ave and 4th St

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0900 - 1630
Tue
0900 - 1630
Wed
0900 - 1630
Thu
0900 - 1630
Fri
0900 - 1630

Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Service Area(s)
  • Rainy River
  • Rainy River District