We provide permits for licensed contractors installing passenger ropeway equipment in BC.
The installation of passenger ropeway equipment and alteration to existing ropeway equipment in BC requires a permit. Passenger ropeways can also include chairlifts and gondolas.
If you are modifying existing equipment, follow the application process and include a letter of intent along with your application detailing the components you intend to modify.
Apply for a permit
- Register your passenger ropeway before applying for an installation permit. Once your design registration is approved, you will be automatically registered for an installation permit.
- Pay for a permit through your online services account or by calling us.
- If required by a safety officer, a construction inspection will be scheduled.
- Once the installation is completed, an acceptance inspection is scheduled.