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Message from Mayor David Mayberry - Thursday, August 6th, 2020

Recently the Medical Officer of Health for the Southwestern Public Health Unit has issued a “Letter of Instruction” for our region. Simply, this now means that when entering any publically accessible...
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Employment Opportunity - Fire Chief and Community Emergency Management Coordinator (CEMC)

Fire Chief and Community Emergency Management Coordinator (CEMC) Nestled in the heart of rural South-Western Ontario, the Township of South-West Oxford offers many of the conveniences of urb...
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Effective Immediately: Burn Ban Lifted

Effective today, July 28, 2020, the burn ban has been lifted for South West Oxford. A special reminder that any fire that is larger than 2ft x 2ft will require a permit.
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South-West Oxford Council Response to Environmental Assessment Act Amendments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE South-West Oxford Council Response to Environmental Assessment Act Amendments NEWS: The Township of South-West Oxford Council was pleased to learn of the pr...
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New Outside Water Use Restrictions - Mt. Elgin Water System

Effective immediately, the County of Oxford is implementing additional outside water use restrictions. Water usage in the Mt. Elgin Water System has reached a level that threatens water system reserv...
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COVID-19 Update: Reopening Township Municipal Office to the Public effective Monday, June 29th, 2020

The Township of South-West Oxford is continually monitoring the COVID-19 situation in our region and proactively taking necessary steps to protect the health and safety of our residents and staff. Ef...
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COVID-19 Update: Township Parks, Picnic Areas, Pavilions and Sports Fields open to the public effective Monday, June 8th, 2020

The Township of South-West Oxford is continually monitoring the COVID-19 situation in our region and proactively taking necessary steps to protect the health and safety of our residents and staff. Fo...
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Marriage Licensing Now Available

Marriage Licences are issued at the Municipal Office located at 312915 Dereham Line, Mt. Elgin Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The cost of a marriage licence in South-West Oxford is...
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Message from Mayor David Mayberry - Thursday, June 4th, 2020

Last week the provincial government announced a “reopening plan” which necessarily was more “a road map than a calendar” according to the Premier. And well, it should be! The province is no doubt get...
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Municipal Contacts

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"

Contact Us

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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