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About Personal Care Services Design & Building Permits

Retail spaces attract customers and provide them with a convenient and fulfilling shopping experience. Designing retail spaces requires high levels of creativity as well as a deep understanding of consumer buying behavior. At Orana, we have what it takes to build meaningful retail spaces.


Hair, Nail & Beauty Salon Design & Building Permits:

Having an inviting salon design can make a very positive impact on your business as well as on your clients. Our team at Orana can help you with a design that suits your requirements & attract customers towards your business. We can also deal with the City to obtain all the required Building Permits required for a Salon.


Spa Design & Building Permits

The purpose of a spa is to provide rest, rejuvenation and healing for body and mind. Our designers can create a design which makes an efficient use of your space while giving your clients that soothing & warm atmosphere to relax. We also take care of all the drawings required to obtain a spa building permit.


Chiropractors/Physiotherapy Clinic Design & Building Permits

The physical therapy environments can help evoke a lasting relationship between the patient and the therapist which is possible by creating positive first impressions. That is why creating a design in which they feel comfortable and invited is very important. Our team can help you in achieving the optimum layout plans & obtaining building permits for your therapy clinic.

What is a Building Permit?

A Building Permit is a formal approval from the city of Toronto that allows you to proceed with construction, demolition, addition or renovation on your property. As part of the Building Permit process, Toronto Building Permit Department must review your permit drawings to make sure that they are according to the Ontario Building Code, local Zoning By-laws and other Applicable Law.

Who needs a Building Permit?

If your Personal care services project involves any additions, demolitions, alterations, change of use or major changes to your property's structure or its mechanical systems, you are required to apply for an appropriate permit from the City of Toronto. However, in some cases you might not be required to obtain a permit. You can contact us on (416) 238-8363 or E-mail us on to find out if you need a permit or not.

When is a building permit typically required?

Following is a list of jobs which require you to submit a set of drawings along with an application to obtain a building permit:
  • Interior Alterations: Any interior alterations in the retail unit like re-locating a wall etc.
  • Change of use: When you are occupying a unit and changing the exiting use of the unit.
  • Capacity: Increasing customer capacity of the Retail unit.
  • Zoning Approval: A set of drawings might be required to obtain zoning approval from the city.
  • Mechanical equipment addition/alteration: Any equipment alteration which affect the existing HVAC or the plumbing system in the unit.
  • Relocating/Adding any HVAC ducts or vents.
  • Replacing existing HVAC unit.
  • Structural Alterations: Any structural alterations to the unit require you to obtain a building permit.

Why Orana


We are always committed to the given Timelines.


A team of experts with years of experience in the industry.


We customize & turn your ideas into reality.


Regular reporting & feedback to the customer throughout the process.


No overpricing, no hidden costs or agenda, best value assured.

Customer Satisfaction

Our results turn customers into brand ambassadors.


We believe in clarity and unhindered honesty


The quality of our final product is what makes us special.



Contact us

Contact us via phone or e-mail & describe your project. Our experts will then tell you If a permit is required or not. Some jobs may require multiple permits.


Schedule a free on-site visit

Once the scope of work is established over the phone/e-mail, we then schedule a free on-site visit where one of our experts comes to the site to discuss the project in detail & also to take measurements of the property to prepare all the necessary drawings.


Prepare the permit application

Our Permit Experts prepare your application which includes all the building permit drawings & documents required by the Toronto building permit department.



Our team submits your building permit application & informs you to pay the requisite building permit fee to the city directly or through us.


Building Permit is Granted

The Building department will issue you an official building permit once everything is submitted & approved.

Our Process

  • Meet & Agree
  • Idea & Concept
  • Design & Create
  • Build & Install

Your association with us will begin with an introduction where we get to know each other. Our initial meeting involves a free onsite visit from our experts, where we get an understanding of your needs, goals, timeline, and budget. Our representative will introduce you to the company and explain all the services that we offer. We will need to know several details such as if you already own property, or need to locate a specific property or if you need your property to be renovated or extended. A preliminary discussing on costs involved will also take place.

Are you ready to improve your space?

Contact Us

3080 Yonge Street, Suite 6060, Toronto, ON, M4N 3N1, Canada Phone:+1 (416) 238-8363