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Espanola (Town of)

Building and Planning

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Description
Oversees and enforces municipal by laws including all building and demolition projects and proposals
  • Enforces the Ontario Building Code Act
  • Manages property zoning and acceptable property use
  • Provides information for construction or renovation of a building
  • Processes applications for consents and minor variances
  • Provides information about planning and building fees
  • Issues building permits
  • Provides building inspections
  • Receives and processes municipal land sales
  • Oversees municipal development initiatives

Planning
  • Oversees the planning, designs and construction of Municipal Infrastructure, transportation and traffic engineering, investigations, and subdivision development control
  • Provides information and guidance to the public relative to planning related issues
  • Responsible for land use planning functions including updating the Official Plan and Zoning By-Law, and processing amendments to these documents
  • Processes subdivision and condominium applications

Prepares and negotiates Site Plan Agreements, Development Agreements and Notification Agreements
Hours of Operation
Mon
0830 - 1630
Tue
0830 - 1630
Wed
0830 - 1630
Thu
0830 - 1630
Fri
0830 - 1630

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility
No restrictions
Application Process
Building permit application forms are available on the website
Fees
Service - Building Permits
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government
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Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
June 14, 2021