“alter” means to change in any manner and includes to restore, renovate, repair or disturb and “alteration” has a corresponding meaning.
“heritage attributes” means, in relation to real property, and to the buildings and structures on the real property, the attributes of the property, buildings and structures that contribute to their cultural heritage value or interest.
“owner” means the person registered on title in the proper land registry office as owner.
“permit” means a permit issued under this Act.
Definition, Part V
39.1(1) In this Part, “property” means real property and includes all buildings and structures thereon.
Erection, demolition, etc.
42(1) No owner of property situated in a heritage conservation district that has been designated by a municipality under this Part shall do any of the following, unless the owner obtains a permit from the municipality to do so:
1. Alter, or permit the alteration of, any part of the property, other than the interior of any structure or building on the property.
2. Erect, demolish or remove any building or structure on the property or permit the erection, demolition or removal of such a building or structure.