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Folder Permits, Applications and Licences

Welcome to your one-stop shop for all permit, application, and license forms in the Town of Yarmouth! For more insights on the application process for different forms, be sure to check out our By-Laws and the resources listed below:

Building or renovating? Depending on the development being done, more than one permit may be needed. Please check with the Planning and Development Department to make sure that you have all the necessary permits, forms, and applications.

Please Note: in order to complete and submit these applications, you will need to have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed. You may download Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Please follow these directions, after you have downloaded Adobe Acrobat Reader, to submit these applications from your PC.

  • Click on the title of the application below. 
  • Click on the pdf that shows in the bottom left corner of your screen.
  • When the application comes up on your screen, click the download button in the top right corner of your screen.
  • Choose where to save the application.
  • Go to the place you saved the application and open it.
  • Fill out the information and click the submit button at the bottom of the application.
  • A window will pop up, click continue.
  • Click send.
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pdf Application Form for Development, Sign, Building, Demolition and Occupancy Permits. ( pdf, 375 KB )
pdf Assignment of Agent ( pdf, 185 KB )
pdf Boarding Up Application ( pdf, 1.92 MB )
pdf Development Agreement Application ( pdf, 136 KB )
pdf Grant Application Form 2021 2022 ( pdf, 322 KB )
pdf Municipal Planning Strategy and Land Use By-law Amendment Application ( pdf, 168 KB )
pdf Public Events Permit Application and Guidelines 2023 ( pdf, 392 KB )
pdf Recreational Burn Permit Application 2021 ( pdf, 1.12 MB )
pdf Rezoning Application ( pdf, 168 KB )
default Sidewalk Cafe Permit ( pdf, 240 KB )
pdf Site Plan Application ( pdf, 192 KB )
pdf Street Disturbance Permit Application ( pdf, 518 KB )
pdf Subdivision Application ( pdf, 247 KB )
pdf Surface Run off Approval Application Form ( pdf, 144 KB )
pdf Taxi Application, 2022 ( pdf, 229 KB )
pdf Umbrella Vendor Permit Application ( pdf, 32 KB )
pdf Variance Application ( pdf, 152 KB )
pdf Vending Permit Application ( pdf, 231 KB )
pdf Yarmouth Facade Society Application (rev3) ( pdf, 860 KB )