Message from Mayor David Mayberry - Monday, May 19th, 2020

Our community is facing a real danger – if we don’t keep our wits about us. Last week the province began the slow process of trying to “reopen” after two months of imposed closures and isolation. Thi...
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Message from Mayor David Mayberry - Monday, May 11th, 2020

This past week the Premier announced that certain businesses (Hardware stores and Garden Centers) are now able to reopen under certain circumstances. This is good news in that it begins to indicate...
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New Grant Program to Assist Rural Businesses with E-commerce

The Rural Oxford Economic Development Corporation (ROEDC) has announced the launch of the Rural Oxford E-Business Grant Program , to help Oxford business owners implement or improve how they sell th...
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Message from Mayor Mayberry: Upcoming Changes to Recycling

In Oxford, for the past few years we have been able to recycle film plastic (plastic bags and stretchy plastic film) and styro-foam food containers. This ability ends this week as the county’s new re...
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NEW Blog Post: Councillor Paul Buchner - Please Keep Safe and Healthy

As I sit here on a Saturday off from farm work and no place to go because of the distancing that we are practicing there is lots of time for reflecting on things. Being a dairy farmer and still activ...
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Message from Mayor David Mayberry - Monday, April 27th, 2020

We are now well into the second month of this COVID-19 pandemic. In the past week, the first positive test for COVID-19 has occurred in South-West Oxford, and the count has increased in our County to...
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Oxford Connection: Support for Workers and Employers

Oxford County economic development agencies are working together to keep business informed as new resources become available. The list of resources will be updated daily as new information bec...
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NEW Blog Post: Councillor Jim Pickard - Goodbye Gas Furnaces?

Why electrification is the future of heating: In an effort to cut down on greenhouse gas emissions and meet targets to reduce global warming some areas in the US and Europe propose banning natur...
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It's Property Tax Time Again - Due Friday, May 29th, 2020

This is a reminder that the second interim installment is due on Friday, May 29th, 2020 . Please remit this payment by this date to avoid penalties and interest. Please note that failure to recieve ...
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NEW Blog Post: Councillor Pete Ypma - Thank You!

To state the obvious, the world we live in has certainly changed. And while some of these changes will be temporary, I suspect that some will be long lasting. A huge “thank-you” goes to a number...
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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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