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Official Plan Amendment Application

Under Section 22 of the Planning Act RSO 1990, as amended. 

Notice of Public Record 

All information and materials required in support of your application shall be made available to the public, as indicated by Section 1.0.1 of The Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, C.P.13.

Notice of Collection

(Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy)

Personal information on this form is collected under the legal authority of the Planning Act, and will be used to process this application. Questions about this collection may be directed to the Freedom of Information and Privacy Coordinator at 500 George Street North, Peterborough, Ontario K9H 3R9 or at 705-742-7777, ext. 1820.

Submission of this application constitutes consent for authorized municipal staff to enter upon the subject property for the purpose of evaluating the merits of this application.


  • The applicant is responsible for the expense of any information and material (including prescribed information) that may be required in order to process the proposed Official Plan Amendment.
  • Pursuant to the provisions of s.22 (6) of the Planning Act, failure to complete any part of this form may result in the application not being accepted or further considered.
  • Pre-Consultation is required prior to your submission. Please note that you must arrange a preliminary meeting with Planning Staff prior to submission of your application for Formal Pre-consultation (provide link to the pre-consultation application on the website). Following the Formal Pre-Consultation Meeting, you will be provided with a letter outlining required supporting documents, including a proposed strategy for consulting with the public with respect to the application.  The Pre-Consultation letter is one of the required documents for submission.

Application Fee

The application fee for the Official Plan Amendment application has been provided in the Record of Pre-Application Technical Adequacy Review. Details of Planning Development and Urban Design Fees are available on the City's website. Applicable Otonabee Conservation Plan Review Fee amounts are provided on the Convervation Authority's website.

Planning Division Application Refund Policy

Official Plan Amendment application fees are refundable based upon the following:

  • 75% of total application fee be refunded prior to circulation of agency circulation;
  • 25% of total application fee be refunded prior to circulation of public notice; and
  • No refund if application has proceeded to and/or beyond circulation of public notice.
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