Comments should be directed to the following Contact Person:
Ken Petersen, Manager
Provincial Planning Policy Branch
777 Bay Street, 13th floor
Toronto, Ontario, M5G 2E5
In addition to this EBR posting, comments can be submitted electronically to: PlanningConsultation@ontario.ca.
All comments will be considered as part of the decision-making by the Ministry if they:
a. are submitted in writing;
b. reference the EBR Registry number; and
c. are received by the Contact person within the specified comment period.
Please Note: No acknowledgment or individual response will be provided to those who comment. All comments and submissions received will become part of the public record.
Please note that the following notices are related to this posting:
EBR Registry Number: 012-6824: Proposed amendments to matters included in existing regulations under the Planning Act relating to the Smart Growth for Our Communities Act, 2015 (Bill 73) regarding: Updating relevant notice requirements in relation to official plans (OPs), official plan amendments (OPAs), zoning by-laws (ZBs), zoning by-law amendments (ZBAs), plans of subdivision, minor variances and consents, Modernizing, simplifying and updating the content of notices for publishing in newspapers and posting on properties, Identifying the requirements for the content of a new optional notice that approval authorities can give to establish a 20 day period for appealing a non-decision of an official plan
EBR Registry Number: 012-6825: Proposed amendment to matters included in an existing regulation under the Planning Act relating to the Smart Growth for Our Communities Act, 2015 (Bill 73) regarding: Adding a requirement to the record that is forwarded to the Ontario Municipal Board following an appeal of a minor variance
EBR Registry Number: 012-6826: Proposed revision of an existing regulation under the Planning Act relating to the Smart Growth for Our Communities Act, 2015 (Bill 73) regarding: Providing “community planning permit system” as an updated name for the “development permit system”, Putting in place a 5-year timeout for private applications to amend the “community planning permit system” after the system comes into effect, unless the municipality passes a resolution to allow applications during the 5-year period
EBR Registry Number: 012-6827: Proposed new regulation under the Planning Act to prescribe transitional provisions for the Smart Growth for Our Communities Act, 2015 (Bill 73).