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)

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

Analysis

PUBLISHED - May 9, 2022
In March 2022, Alberta municipalities issued $1.2 billion in building permits, an increase of 1.6% from March 2021. Nationally, building permits increased by 5.2% over the same time period. In Alberta, commercial permits increased by 23.6%, and institutional and government permits rose by 1.4%. Industrial permits fell by 25.6% and residential by 2.4%.