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Agricultural Buildings

Agricultural buildings less than 600 m2  in size receive their development permits through the RM of Taché. Farm buildings in excess of 600 m2  are regulated by the Office of the Fire Commissioner. In both cases the RM of Taché must grant a development permit for the construction of the proposed building. This will be required before the Office of the Fire Commissioner will accept a building permit application form. A development permit confirms that the proposed building complies with all of the RM of Taché zoning requirements and allows the Municipality to determine if variances or conditional use orders are required prior to building. If the RM of Taché is issuing the building permit, the development permit is part of the building permit. 

When deciding whether the RM of Taché or the Office of the Fire Commissioner has jurisdiction over a project, the whole size of the building is taken into account. This means that even if an addition itself is less than 600 m2  it might still have to be permitted by the Office of the Fire Commissioner. If the existing building already exceeds 600 m2  or the proposed addition will bring the total area up to or over 600 m2  it must be applied for through the Office of the Fire Commissioner.

You may contact the Office of the Fire Commissioner at:
508-401 York Avenue
Winnipeg MB R3C 0P8
Telephone: (204) 945-3322
Fax: (204) 948-2089
Toll Free: 1-800-282-8069


For further building inquiries or to obtain a Building and/or Development Permit please contact:

Tanis Klippenstein | Planning & Development Administrative Assistant
204-878-3321 Ext. 106 or [email protected]

Dave Turcotte | Building Inspector
204-878-3321 Ext. 107 or [email protected]