Building Permits
The value of construction intentions for buildings in the non-residential and residential sectors. The data are obtained from a monthly survey of Canadian municipalities.
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Building Permits ($ million)

Trend % CHANGE
Building Permits ($ million)
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Building Permits ($ million)
TREND: INC DEC NO CHG POS NEG

Analysis

PUBLISHED - Nov 4, 2022
In September 2022, Alberta municipalities issued $1.18 billion in building permits, a decrease of 12.5% from September 2021. Nationally, building permits decreased by 2.5% over the same time period. In Alberta, residential permits saw the largest relative increase at 6.4%, while commercial permits decreased by 46.2%.