Specific Amendment to the County of Simcoe Official Plan - County
The County of Simcoe has received a complete
application to amend the County of Simcoe Official Plan for the lands as shown in
the key map below.
The proposal is to amend Schedule 5.1 Land Use Designations of the
County of Simcoe Official Plan to designate the subject lands “Rural and
Agricultural – Subject to Exception 3.6.13” and to add a new Agricultural
Special Exception Section 3.6.13 to permit camping, parking, concession booths
and minor soccer as accessory uses on the subject lands, with specific
restrictions including duration and location of such uses to be further
detailed in the site specific local municipal official plan amendment and zoning
County of Simcoe staff have commenced review of
the application and will be circulating the application materials to the prescribed
persons, public agencies and aboriginal communities for review and comment.
The appropriateness of the requested Official Plan Amendment will be considered at a future meeting of the County of Simcoe Committee of the Whole, under the authority delegated to it by County of Simcoe Council. At such time as a date is set to hold the public meeting, Notice of Public Meeting will provided in accordance with the requirements of the Planning Act and will also be posted to this website.
If you wish to be notified of the adoption of
the proposed Official Plan Amendment, or of the refusal of a request to amend
the official plan, you must make a written request to the Clerk’s Department,
County of Simcoe, Administration Centre, 1110 Highway 26, Midhurst, Ontario,
The Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing (MMAH)
is the approval authority for all County Official Plan Amendments.
information relating to the proposed Burl’s Creek Event Grounds County of
Simcoe Official Plan Amendment is available using the links below. Hard copies of the application materials are also
available for viewing at the County of Simcoe Customer Service desk located in
the County of Simcoe Administration Centre during normal business hours (8:30
a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday).
- Notice of Application – March 11, 2016
Draft Official Plan Amendment Text & Schedule