Development and Environmental Services

Meaford's Development and Environmental Services 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 you with the necessary information on what approvals maybe required and related applications.

Garbage and Recycling

The operations department handles garbage, recycling, and green bin pickup as well as other waste services for Meaford residents.

Water and Wastewater

Find information on water billing, annual water and wastewater reports, and information on water repairs and maintenance services.

Bylaw Enforcement

This sections outlines the enforceable By-laws that may apply to your property and also outline a process if you have a complaint with regard to compliance 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 Plans

The Municipality approved a Community Improvement Plan (CIP) for the downtown area of the former Town of Meaford in 2008 and more recently an Economic CIP applying to commercial, industrial, agricultural/value-added and non-residential heritage lands/buildings outside of the downtown also.

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    Municipality of Meaford shared their post.Today's the day! Stop by and help the Meaford Fire Department fill the truck!

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    Municipality of Meaford updated their cover photo.

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    Municipality of Meaford shared Meaford Public Library's post.Fun to be had at Meaford Public Library with some arm knitting to help stay warm in this snowy weather!

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