Planning, Building and By-Law Enforcement

Meaford's Planning and Building Department's role is to assist Council, the development community and the public in matters relating to land use planning, building construction and By-law enforcement.


Planning

Here you will find copies of the Official Plan, Zoning By-law and other related municipal policies and regulations.  Application Forms to seek approval can also be found in this Section.  Information is also available with regard to various municipal projects and development proposals.

Building

Looking to construct a new building or addition, complete a renovation or change a use, install a septic or a pool, demolish a building, add a deck or accessory building.  This section will provide wiht the necessary information on what approvals maybe required and related applications.

Bylaw Enforcement

This sections outlines the enforceble By-laws that may apply to your property and also outline a process if you have a complaint with regard to complaince by others. 

Animal Control

Dog Tags are mandatory for all dogs in the Municipality.  This Section provides options to obtaining your dog tag,  in addition to what to do for lost or found dogs, stoop and scoop, aggressive dogs, dog bites and the Meaford Cat program.   

Heritage Conservation District

The Municipality of Meaford recently approved a Heritage Conservation District Study and Plan for downtown area of the former Town of Meaford

Community Improvement Plan

The Municipality approved a Community Improvement Plan for the dowtown area of the former Town of Meaford in 2008. 

FACEBOOK

  • 2015-05-25T18:25:18+0000
    Come shop at the Meaford Flea Market! Starting this Saturday, May 30th from 9am to 1pm at the Market Square. http://www.meaford.ca/60-news/650-come-shop-at-the-meaford-flea-market.html

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  • 2015-05-23T11:38:54+0000
    We have changed our times for the nicer weather 9am -1:30pm FREE E-WASTE DEPOT Saturday May 23rd 2015 Habitat for Humanity ReStore and the Municipality of Meaford have partnered to provide a Free E Waste Depot site. When: Every 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month 9:00am - 1:30 Where: NEW LOCATION - 87 Stewart Street - Beside Meaford Fire Hall We will accept All electronics including: computers, monitors, computers, TVs, stereos, printers, faxes, phones vacuum cleaners batteries cell phones and much more. Working or not. We cannot not accept, water coolers anything with freon in it ,smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors and dehumidifiers

  • 2015-05-11T13:11:23+0000
    We want to hear from you! What do you think of the trees in Beautiful Joe’s Leash-Free Dog Park? The Beautiful Joe Heritage Society, with the Municipality of Meaford, are asking for your input as some park users have expressed concerns that the trees pose a safety issue for the dogs and should be removed. Share your opinion by completing our survey http://fluidsurveys.com/surveys/hthomson/beautiful-joe-off-leash-park/

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Mon May 25 @ 1:00PM - 03:00PM
Sr. Men's Euchre Club
Mon May 25 @ 1:00PM - 03:00PM
Taoist Tai Chi CONTINUING CLASS
Mon May 25 @ 6:00PM - 09:00PM
Council Meeting
Mon May 25 @ 7:00PM - 08:00PM
Lifetree Cafe - Mondays 7:00 PM