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Notice of Public Meeting: Building Permit Fees

TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the Corporation of The Township of South-West Oxford will hold a public meeting on the 2nd day of April, 2019 at 9:30 a.m., in the Council Chambers (312915 Dereham Line, RR 1 Mount Elgin, ON) in order to consider a proposed Building Permit Fee By-law under Section 7 of the Building Code Act.

PURPOSE AND EFFECT – The Township of South-West Oxford is proposing to amend the Building By-law following the termination of an agreement under Subsection 6.2 of the Building Code Act relative to enforcement of private sewage systems. To accommodate this transfer of authority, new permit fees must be set under by-law (Building By-Law under Section 7(b) of the Building Code Act. The effect will be to create a fee structure and to introduce it to the existing Building By-Law (67-2013 – as amended).

Information will be provided at the meeting on the estimated costs of enforcing private sewage disposal systems under the Building Code in accordance with the Building Code Act, and the amount of the proposed fee(s) and the rationale for changing (and/or imposing) fees for permits and related services to administering and enforcement of those provisions.

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Township of South-West Oxford

Located in South Western Ontario, in the South West section of Oxford County and serves as a regional centre for industry, commerce and recreation.

The Township oversees 87,588 acres with a population of 7,544 and we have Canada’s busiest highway in our front yard! With a rich agricultural heritage, please stop by and enjoy our diverse Township. 

The Township’s mission is be "a leader in the development and delivery of municipal services for the growth and well being of our community"

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312915 Dereham Line
Mt. Elgin, On N0J 1N0
Hours: Monday – Friday 
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Phone: 519-877-2702 / 519-485-0477
Fax: 519-485-2932

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