Building Services

Building Services is responsible for the enforcement of the Ontario Building Code and certain municipal by-laws that help protect the interests of both individuals and the community as a whole.

Permits

Through the issuance of the following building and building related permits and inspections, the municipality can ensure that building projects comply with the minimum health, safety, fire protection, accessibility and resource conservation standards as well as local zoning and related by-laws.

  • Construction and Demolition Permits
  • Sewage System Permits (septic)
  • Change of Use Permits
  • Fence Permits
  • Sign Permits (including portable signs)
  • Pool and Lot Grading Permits

Click here for permit applications, guides and forms

By-law Enforcement

Building Services is responsible for the enforcement of the following municipal by-laws. Complaints regarding violations related to these by-laws can be filed at the Town of Tecumseh Municipal Office, 917 Lesperance Road, Tecumseh, ON. or by phone at 519-735-2184 ext. 132 or

You can also click here to file a by-law complaint

  • Zoning By-laws
  • Property Standards By-law
  • Land Maintenance By-law
  • Lot Grading, Filling and Dumping By-law
  • Fence By-law
  • Sign By-law
  • Sidewalk Snow Removal By-law

For information on other municipal by-laws not listed, please refer to the other individual Department’s webpages or contact the Municipal Office.

If you have any questions or require assistant, please contact Building Services at the Town of Tecumseh Municipal Office, 917 Lesperance Road, Tecumseh, ON. or by Telephone 519-735-2184 ext. 103 or Fax 519-735-6712. 

The Building Department is supported by:

Name Title Extension Number Select to contact by email
Mike Voegeli Manager Building Services & Chief Building Official 106 Contact person by email
Rick Wellwood Development Officer 107 Contact person by email
John Blokker Building Inspector 126 Contact person by email
Donna Ferris Clerk II - Administrative Clerk 132 Contact person by email
Leeann Levac Clerk II - Administrative Clerk 103 Contact person by email