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Active Planning Applications
View information on active planning applications received by the City of Sarnia.
Community Improvement Plan
The City of Sarnia adopted a new Community Improvement Plan (CIP). A CIP is a planning tool to support strategic […]
Zoning By-law Document
The Zoning By-law establishes and regulates the use of land by implementing the policies of the City’s Official Plan.
Home Based Businesses
A Home Occupation is an occupation or business conducted as a secondary use for gain or profit within a dwelling unit and/or a permitted accessory structure on the same lot.
Short-Term Accommodations (STA)
Please be advised that in any residential zone, the Short-Term Accommodation may only be permitted in a principal residence of the […]
Zoning and Building Compliance Certificate
The City’s response to a request for a zoning and building compliance certificate will include sufficient information to allow a solicitor to satisfy themselves with respect to permitted uses and minimum setbacks.
Permitted Use and Zoning Letter
Permitted Use and Zoning Letters are usually requested to provide information to mortgage lenders, provincial agencies and others. This information […]
Planning & Building Department Fees
Planning Application and Building Permit Fees are contained within the Fees for Services By-law.
Development Charges & Guidelines
The general purpose of Development Charges is to impose development charges on lands located in the municipality under development/redevelopment to pay for the increased capital costs of services.