Application for Tree Destruction

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We only require 2 collated paper copies of plans and reports as well as electronic files of the full submittal.

This application needs to be prepared in conjunction with Schedule A from the Tree Preservation and Protection By-law No. 2012-084.

Consult these links to determine if your property falls with the jurisdiction of the Nottawasaga Valley Conservation Authority (NVCA) or the Grey Sauble Conservation Authority (GSCA) additional fees and approvals may be necessary. It would be prudent to contact them in conjunction with this application.

The following is an excerpt from Schedule A of the Tree Preservation and Protection By-law No. 2012-084


The conditions required from developers for the protection of trees within Tree Protection Zones (TPZ) are stated herein.  Areas of tree protection may include lands designated Environmental Protection, Recreation, Rural or identified buffer areas,trees listed as endangered, threatened or at risk species, hedgerows, watercourses and embankments,tree canopies and roots extending from adjacent properties,  or any other area identified in the planning review and approval processo r deemed appropriate by the municipality.  


Schedule A of Conditions 

Tree Preservation and Protection By-law No. 2012-084

Note:  Our flat fee is non-refundable and payable upon submission of the application.  

Application Fees: Our flat fee is non-refundable and payable upon submission of the application.   Consult the Treasury Departments landing page for the current Fees & Charges            


Comments The comments above are made to the best of our knowledge using all of the information and resources available at the posting time.  The information contained herein is believed to be correct, however, the Town assumes no liability for negligence, inaccuracies or omissions.  Please contact Planning Services at 705-445-1290.   You are welcome to make a personal examination of the applicable information at Planning Services located at 55 Ste. Marie Street, Unit 302,  Collingwood, Ontario.  We are situated in the Municipal Offices on the 3rd floor of Collingwood Public Library. 

Planning Act Individuals who make written submissions with respect to a Planning Act application should be aware that their submission and any personal information in their correspondence will become part of the public record and made available to the Applicant, Committee and Council.