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Canada Building Permits

Last Release
Apr 30, 2022
Actual
11,679,415
Units In
CAD Thousand
Previous
11,665,880
Frequency
Monthly
Next Release
Jul 05, 2022
Time to Release
8 Days 3 Hours
Highest
Lowest
Average
Date Range
Source
12,418,143
Feb 2022
57,056
Nov 1951
2,724,398.36 CAD Thousand1950-2022Statistics Canada
In Canada, building permits refer to the value of permits issued for new buildings, alterations, additions, renovations. It includes expenditures on materials, labour, profit and overheads. .

Latest Updates

The total value of building permits in Canada fell 0.6 percent to CAD 11.7 billion in April of 2022, following a downwardly revised 6.3 percent slump in the prior month and against market forecasts of a 0.7 percent rise. The residential sector fell 3.3 percent to CAD 7.7 billion, led by declines in the multi-family component (-4.4 percent) and single-family homes (-2 percent), mainly due to lower intentions in Ontario and British Columbia. Meanwhile, the non-residential sector grew 5 percent to CAD 3.9 billion, driven by both the industrial (+35.1 percent) and institutional (+7.2 percent) segments.

Canada Building Permits History

Last 12 readings

Canada Housing Indicators

All Canada indicators
Indicator
Last
Previous
Min
Max
Unit
Frequency
Range
Building Permits
11,679,415
Apr 2022
11,665,880
Mar 2022
57,056
Nov 1951
12,418,143
Feb 2022
CAD ThousandMonthly1950-2022
Home Ownership Rate
68.55
Dec 2018
66.3
Dec 2017
63.9
Dec 1999
68.55
Dec 2018
%Yearly1997-2018
House Price Index MoM
0.5
May 2022
0.3
Apr 2022
-0.2
Feb 2018
1.9
Feb 2021
%Monthly2012-2022
House Price Index YoY
8.4
May 2022
9.4
Apr 2022
-0.4
Jul 2019
12.2
Aug 2021
%Monthly2012-2022
Housing Index
125.7
May 2022
125.1
Apr 2022
37.7
May 1983
125.7
May 2022
PointsMonthly1981-2022
Housing Starts
287.26
May 2022
267.33
Apr 2022
90.7
Aug 1982
333.28
Mar 2021
Thousand unitsMonthly1977-2022

Building Permits across North America

Building Permits global view
Country
Last
Previous
Min
Max
Unit
Frequency
Range
Canada
11,679,415
Apr 2022
11,665,880
Mar 2022
57,056
Nov 1951
12,418,143
Feb 2022
CAD Thousand Monthly1950-2022
United States
1,695
May 2022
1,823
Apr 2022
513
Mar 2009
2,419
Dec 1972
Thousand Monthly1960-2022

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