Fences

Within the Village of Dunnottar you will be required to obtain a permit for a fence, prior to any work commencing.

Fence material and height requirements vary by applicable zoning and municipality, please contact the RRPD office for further information.

Please see brochure for locations and types of fences permitted within the Red River Planning District.

Brochures

Fences

Requirements

  1. Application Form
  2. Site Plan (must include all structures and location of fence) tooltipSite Plan - A site plan is a bird’s eye view of a property that is typically drawn to scale. A site plan should include:
    • All Property lines, plus their dimensions
    • Outline of existing and proposed buildings and structures with dimensions including accessory structures
    • Distance between all buildings (eave to eave)
    • Distance between proposed structure and property lines (setbacks) to wall
    • Easements (if applicable) found on your status of title
    • Parking lots, indicating parking spaces (commercial only)
    • Driveways
    • North Arrow
    • Surrounding streets
    • Landscaped areas (commercial only)
    • Well and Septic Field Locations
  3. Drawing of fence (please refer to fence pamphlet for more detailed information)
  4. Residential Application Review Fee of $150 tooltip

    Plan Review Fee - A plan review fee must accompany all applications. Residential and Commercial Plan Review fees will be applied against the final cost of the permit upon issuance. Plan Review fees are non-refundable. If the permit has not been issued within 6 (six) months of application date, the application is void. Payment options are debit, cheque or cash.

  5. Letter of Authorization (Required if someone is filling out the application on behalf of the owner) tooltipLetter of Authorization - An authorization letter gives a third party permission to act on the owners behalf. In the event that the owner is not making the permit application, the owner will need to draft a letter providing the name of the persons authorized to make application for required development permit for proposed work to be completed. Letter must be signed and dated.

Online Application

  1. Click here to apply online.