Measure Description

Construction Value measures the estimated construction value of building permits issued per month. It does not reflect actual construction starts.

Measure Importance

Monthly Construction Value reflects the overall investment in the City in terms of new structures builds and the alteration of existing structures.

Historical Data

Estimated Construction Value per Month

Explanation of Performance

Monthly Construction Value is the sum of all building permits issued in the City of Edmonton, per month.  As the construction value is stated by the industry, it is an approximate value.  The highest level of construction value was recorded in 2015, due to the number of high rises being built along with the Arena (Ice District).

Useful Links

The Monthly Building Permit Report provides frequent and up-to-date information on construction trends in Edmonton, based on building permits issued by the City of Edmonton:

*Disclaimer for construction values:
*Due to technical difficulties, Building Permit data will not be available until further notice. Please contact Lisa Graham at lisa.graham2@edmonton.ca for more information.