Other Contacts

Prior to applying for a Building Permit the Regional District cautions that the applicant should check to ensure that the applicant is not in violation of any other RDOS regulations, Commission Order, Provincial Legislation or Statute.

BC Building Code

2006 edition: Copies can be found at the library, or contact Crown Publications Inc., 521 Fort Street, Victoria, B.C. V8W 1E7
Telephone: (250) 386-4636 Fax (250) 386-0221
Website: www.crownpub.bc.ca ($120 + taxes)

For Septic Regulation Information

Penticton Health Protection

105 – 550 Carmi Ave

Penticton, BC V2A 3G6

Tel: 250-770-5540 Fax: 250-770-5541

Website:www.interiorhealth.ca/YourEnvironment/OnsiteSewage/Pages/default.aspx

Ministry of Transportation

102 Industrial Place, Penticton, B.C. V2A 7C8
Telephone (250) 490-8200
*Note - effective July 15, 2002 permits for construction of single family residential accesses on side roads outside municipalities are no longer required or issued by the Ministry of Transportation. See guidelines for construction of a safe access: www.gov.bc.ca/tran

BC Assessment Authority

#202 - 1500 Hardy St. Kelowna, BC
Telephone: (250) 763-4455
Website: bcassessment.gov.bc.ca/

BC Safety Authority

#2-1101 Main Street, Penticton, B.C. V2A 5E6

Office Hours: 8:30am-12:00pm

  • Boiler Safety Officer (250) 487-4485
  • Electrical Safety Officer (250) 487-4483
  • Gas Safety Officer (250) 487-4488
  • Elevating Devices Safety Officer (250) 861-7290

http://www.icompasscanada.com/lrc/

Local Government Act

www.qp.gov.bc.ca/statreg/stat/L/96323_00.htm

Homeowner Protection Office

#650 - 4789 Kingsway, Burnaby, BC V5H 0A3

Telephone: (604) 646-7050, Toll-free: 1-800-407-7757
Fax: (604) 646-7051
E-mail: hpo@hpo.bc.ca
Website: www.hpo.bc.ca

Title Searches & Covenants

Government Agents Office / Service BC

Penticton: 40 Calgary Avenue
Telephone: (250) 487-4200

Oliver: 9971 - 350th Avenue
Telephone: (250) 498-3818

Princeton: 151 Vermilion
Telephone: (250) 295-6957

Land Titles Office

114 - 455 Columbia Street, Kamloops, B.C. V2C 6K4
Telephone: (250) 828-4455
Website: www.bconline.gov.bc.ca