About Planning Services

About Planning Services


The Planning Services  department guides, regulates and makes recommendations  regarding  community  growth and  development  in a manner that protects the environment, enhances quality of life, promotes a complete community and involves the public in the decisions that affect them.

The planning department provide services regarding the Official Plan and Zoning By-law (including zoning compliance reports)  documents for the Town of Collingwood, exercising control over the subdivision of land, and indirectly by providing municipal services and pursuing municipal policies which support and reinforce the land use planning objectives of the Municipality and County of Simcoe. 

 Development Applications

Quick Links to Topics of Interest:

Official Plan Planning News Items
Collingwood Zoning By-law Planning Documents
Urban Design Manual (PDF) (warning: 41 MB) Committee of Adjustment
Development Standards Planning Applications
Updated Plan Details  Related By-laws
**New Fees and Services for 2018  Planning Maps
Heritage Collingwood  


Department Contacts

Administrative Assistant
Belinda Boucher   
Phone: 705-445-1290 x3269

Planning Technician - Committee of Adjustment Secretary Treasurer
Robin Shugan   
Phone: 705-445-1290 x3259

Planner Technician
Lindsay Ayers   
Phone: 7054451290 x3276

Planner - Planning Technician
Kandas Bondarchuk   
Phone: 705-445-1290 x3275

Community Planner
Mark Bryan   
Phone: 705-445-1290 x3242

Senior Planner
Trevor Houghton   
Phone: 705-445-1290 x3270

Nancy Farrer   
Phone: 705-445-1290 x3284

Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Holiday Hours for December 2017:

Closed December 25 and 26th to observe Statutory Holidays

Closed December 27, 28, and 29

Re-Opening Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018 at 8:30 AM

Mailing Address:

PO Box 157
L9Y 3Z5

Office Location:

The Municipal Offices

For Purolator Shipments

(Not for mailing)
55 Ste. Marie St., 3rd Floor
Collingwood, ON