How to Spot a Bylaw Infraction
What is a pergola?
Surveyors show pergolas on Real Property Reports because they are considered additions to the house or a building like a shed.
Encroachment into an Overland Drainage Right-of-Way
Encroachment onto the Neighboring Lot
There are many resources available from the City of Calgary
- Here is a link to the City of Calgary’s Additions Page. Surveyors pay special attention to minimum setback distances from the property line and the residential building.
- This is a link to the City of Calgary’s page dedicated to detached garages and sheds and other accessory residential buildings. Notice how it lists “garage, shed, greenhouse, pergola, gazebos,…” as similar buildings.
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