Small Tents & Canopies

Tent and Canopy structures are regulated by the Manitoba Building Code. Normally structures over 120 sq. ft. require a building permit. In the Village of Dunnottar, structures over 100 sq. ft. require a permit. In the R.M. of East St. Paul, structures over 107 sq. ft. require a permit. Such buildings would include, but not limited to fabric storage buildings, screened fabric gazebos, portable fabric shelters, etc...

Depending on the type of tent or canopy, a Conditional Use or Zoning Variance may be required by the respective municipal council.


Small Tents & Canopies


  1. Application Form
  2. Site Plan tooltip
  3. Plans of Work to be completed (diagram and description - engineered plans may be required dependent on scope of work)
  4. Plan Review Fee of $100 for Residential and please call our office for Plan Review fee calculations for other than Residential tooltip
  5. Letter of Authorization (Required if someone is filling out the application on behalf of the applicant) tooltip