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Are you planning a home renovation in the near future? Are you familiar with all of the renovation bylaws for your municipality? In this post, we have compiled a handy list of links to renovation bylaws for the Regional Municipalities of Waterloo, including:

  • The City of Kitchener
  • City of Waterloo
  • City of Cambridge
  • Wellesley Township
  • Wilmot Township
  • North Dumfries Township
  • Woolwich Township

At DeVrye Renovations, our experienced team of professionals has renovated over 1,000 homes in the Kitchener – Waterloo region. We have been proudly serving the KW region for over 20 years and have earned a reputation for being one of the area’s best renovation companies. We are renowned for our quality craftsmanship and excellent customer service. Contact us today if you have a renovation project in mind and we will help you bring it to life.


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“Thank you for using your skills and talents to complete our renovation with such creativity and attention to detail. We would particularly like to thank you for your openness, accessibility, and advice.” 
– John and Margaret

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Renovation ByLaws

The following is a list of links to bylaws pertaining to the Regional Municipalities of Waterloo. Click on the appropriate link for your municipality to find the rules and regulations pertaining to your upcoming home renovation or addition.

Ontario Building Code

Ontario Building Code Act

Building Code

City of Kitchener

Building Bylaw

Projects Requiring A Building Permit

Building a Deck

Interior Alterations Or Basement Finishings

Removing A Load-Bearing Wall

Online Building Permits

City of Waterloo  

Property Standards Bylaw

New Homes And Additions

General Forms And Information

Application For A Permit

Home Renovations And Basements

Decks, Sheds, And Detached Garages

City of Cambridge


Construction And Renovating

Building Permits

Building Permit Requirements For Additions

Building Permit Requirements For A Deck


A Selection of Renovation Ideas

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Wellesley Township

Building Permits


House – Addition

Application for Permit to Construct Or Demolish

Wilmot Township

Building Bylaw

Do I Need A Permit?

Building And Construction

Building Fees

North Dumfries Township

Building Bylaw

Building Department – Permits

Permit Application Process

Woolwich Township

Building Bylaw

Building Fees Bylaw

Home Renovation Or Construction

Why Choose Devrye?

Devrye offers free consultations. Come talk to one or our professional craftsmen today about how we can transform your kitchen, deck, basement, ceiling, bathroom, or any other room in your home into your dream space. Even if you decide to go in another direction, your consultation is free, but we are confident that you will be impressed with our advice and recommendations. When you choose Devrye Renovations, you will be guaranteed the best products and services possible.

If you have a new project in mind, contact us today. We will work closely with you to help you figure out precisely what it will take to make your vision a reality. Give us a call today.