Demolishing or moving a building
If you plan to demolish or relocate a building or other structure within the City of Medicine Hat, you must have approved permits before you proceed to avoid potential consequences such as safety hazards and/or fines. This page will provide you with the information you need.
NOTE: If you are demolishing a detached residential garage and not replacing it with another garage, contact Property Assessment.
Planning an interior demolition? If you plan to demolish a residential interior wall, ceiling, plumbing system, etc., visit the Home improvement hub for more information.
Do I need a development permit to demolish or move a building?
Do I need a demolition permit to demolish or move a building?
Ensuring no hazardous materials are present
Risks when a permit is not obtained
What if I am not the property owner?
How long will it take to obtain my permits?
How are permit applications managed?
Historic resource impact assessments
For more information about demolition, contact:
Planning & Development Services
Second floor, City Hall
580 1st Street SE
Medicine Hat, AB T1A 8E6