Land Use Planning

Development and growth in the Town is managed through Land Use Planning in a way that respects environmental, social, and economic concerns while following the objectives and policies of the Town's Official Plan. The Planning Services Division provides services to residents and landowners regarding the use of land in the Town as it pertains to the Official Plan and Zoning By-laws. 

Application Submission

All applications, forms, drawings and related documents including payment shall be submitted to the Town of The Blue Mountains, 32 Mill Street, PO Box 310, Thornbury, ON, N0H 2P0, Attn: Planning Services.

Payment Options

All Application fees are due at the time of submission and are required as part of a complete application.  Planning Application fees are outlined in By-law 2022-14 (Schedule A & Schedule B) 

  • Cash, cheque or debit at Town Hall 
  • Mail or courier a cheque to 32 Mill Street, PO Box 310, Thornbury, ON N0H 2P0, Attn: Planning Services 
  • We do not accept credit cards or E-transfers 

Submission Requirements 

To complete a submission please click on the application below for further details and to obtain a copy of the submission application package. 

If you have any questions or require additional information, please contact the Planning & Development Services Department

For all other applications or if you require additional information please contact the Planning & Development Services Department

Citizen's Guide to Land Use Planning

The Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing has created a guide to help residents learn the rules and processes municipalities follow for community growth and development in Ontario.

The Citizen's Guide to Land Use Planning is available online.