MANJIT DHILLON AND RAJINDER DHILLON. BRAMPTON ONTARIO, HOMEOWNERS AND OPERATORS, OF ILLEGAL BASEMENT APARTMENTS.
DON'T HAVE A PERMIT?. DO YOU NEED ONE FROM THE CITY? NEVER MIND THAT, WHEN THERE ARE OTHER WAYS, TO GET AROUND THE SYSTEM. BESIDES, WHO WANTS TO PAY A $7,000.00 FEE, TO GET AN APPROVAL, WHEN YOU DO NOT REALLY HAVE TO BOTHER WITH IT, RIGHT?
Here are the city's specific guidelines concerning second units, or basement apartments, also referred to as 'nanny suites, 'granny flats', or accessory apartments. And surprisingly, most also do not know that such an apartment, do not have to be situated in a basement, as such. But for the purpose of this article, I am taking about the ones which does.
The City’s Zoning By-law does not currently permit basement apartments or accessory units. The only legal basement apartments are those that have existed since November 16, 1995 and have been register…