The Township of Springwater's Official Plan sets out land use policies for growth and development in the municipality.
Official Plan Review (OPR)
The Planning Act requires every municipality to update its Official Plan at least once every five years. The process for our current review includes:
|OPR Process Overview|
OPR Stakeholder Meeting Presentations - February 23, 2021
Official Plan Review Stakeholders Meeting held on February 23, 2021 for Ministries & Agencies
Official Plan Review Stakeholders Meeting held on February 23, 2021 for resident stakeholders and members of the public
The Township is now accepting comments on the Draft Background Reports. Please submit comments to the Planning Department on these reports no later than March 12, 2021. A summary of the draft reports was presented during the February 23, 2021 Stakeholder Meetings; recordings of the meetings can be viewed above.
- Draft Background Reports:
Please submit all comments for the Official Plan Review process to the Planning Department.
Applying for an Official Plan Amendment
If your plans for developing your property aren't consistent with the Official Plan, you will need to apply for an Official Plan Amendment. More information on this process is available through a consultation with planning staff.