Planning Applications


Dufferin County is the approval authority for local Official Plan Amendments, except for those for the Town of Orangeville and the Town of Mono (subject to conditions). By-Law 2015-16 contains detailed information on the conditions which Orangeville and Mono are exempt from the approval of the County.

Planning and Development Applications of County Interests:

  1. Zoning By-Law Amendment
  2. Draft Plans
  3. Consent
  4. Part-Lot Control
  5. Site Plan

Local Initiatives Potentially of County Interest:

  1. Minor Variance Applications
  2. Environmental Assessments
  3. Other Infrastructure

Current planning and development applications for which the County is the approval authority:

There are currently no applications under review.

Planning Application Purpose Municipality Documents
1. East Garafraxa Official Plan Amendment #7 To Re-Designate lands at 063011 County Rd 3 from Community Institutional to Community Residential Township of East Garafraxa

Council Report

Notice of Decision


The Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing (MMAH) is the approval authority for all County Official Plan Amendments.

For information on other applications and local initiatives, contact your local municipality