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Message from Councillor Jim Pickard - Random Act of Kindness Day in SWOX

In support of Random Acts of Kindness Day in South-West Oxford, I plan to reach out to a number of people. First, I will reach out to my spouse by cooking breakfast and making the bed. She will be in...
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Non-Tricky Tips for a Spooky Safe Halloween in SWOX

The Township of South-West Oxford and Southwestern Public Health are advising community members to be cautious and consider local risks when planning Halloween activities this year! Dr. Lock...
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Kindness Message from Councillor Valerie Durston

Did you know that October 20th, 2020 has been declared by the Township of South-West Oxford as Random Acts of Kindness Day? It was declared at the Council meeting held on September 1st, 2020. Thought...
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SWOX Random Acts of Kindness Day

We live in a very "kind" community. The nature of our people is, by and large, to be kind, considerate and respectful - and that is worth honouring and celebrating. The Engage and Inform Commitee of ...
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Celebrating Thanksgiving in the midst of a Pandemic

Thanksgiving is fast approaching. It is traditionally a time of large family gatherings with great meals and fellowship when we celebrate all the things we are thankful for. This year, however, our P...
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Residents of SWOX - We Need Your Help!

The provincial government has mandated that municipal governments are to create a plan for Community Safety and Well-Being. To facilitate this requirement, all the municipalities in Oxford are workin...
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Fire Prevention Week: October 4 - 10, 2020

The Township of South-West Oxford Fire & Emergency Services Department is urging everyone to take some simple steps to prevent kitchen fires in their home. This year’s theme of Fire Prevention Week, ...
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Volunteer Firefighter Recruitment - Applications Open

Township of South-West Oxford VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTER APPLICATIONS OPEN MOUNT ELGIN - STATION # 2 & BEACHVILLE - STATION # 3 Interested in giving back to your community? Are you a dedicated t...
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COVID-19 Gathering Restrictions

Effective September 19, 2020 the new maximum number of people permitted to attend organized public events and social gatherings within South-West Oxford, except where the event is held at a place o...
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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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