Documents and Forms for CityView

Documents and forms that you may need for some CityView applications.

You can obtain a land title from any registries office or the Alberta Land Titles website.

When you submit it to CityView, it must be no more than three (3) weeks old.

Construction drawings must be drawn to scale (use a ruler).

Depending on your project, your construction plans may include any of the following.

  • Material used
  • Location of windows
  • Location of doors
  • Wall measurements
  • Labels indicating the use of all rooms
  • Smoke alarm locations
  • Location of stairs and utility room

Detached garages are separate from the principal building and therefore must comply with the following regulations.

  • Located a minimum of 1 m or 2 m from the dwelling. Please contact Development Officer to determine what setback is required for your district.
  • Not closer than 1 m (3.3 ft.) to the rear property line.
  • Not closer than 1 m (3.3 ft.) to the side property line.
  • Where vehicle doors of the garage face a side yard, the garage shall be no closer than 6 m (19.7 ft.) from the opposite side property line.
  • Where zero side yard setbacks are permitted, the Development Officer may consider a zero side yard setback for a garage if it is located on the same property line as an existing principal building at a zero side yard setback.
  • No encroachment of any part of a building onto public utility lots, easements or road rights-of-way.
  • Garage height shall not exceed 4.5 m (14.8 ft.) from final grade to the peak.


Exterior elevation drawings show:

  • Height
  • Horizontal dimensions
  • Finishing materials of all buildings, existing and proposed

Exterior elevation drawings for signs should show the sign location on the building.

You can draw your project proposal onto a copy of your Real Property Report or survey. You may have received a copy of your RPR when you purchased the home, or you can contact us to check the property file for a copy.

Depending on your project, a site plan may include any of the following.

  • location
  • dimensions
  • maximum height
  • distance to property line
  • parking
  • setbacks
  • locations of easements and right of ways
  • outline of the proposed development