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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Landfill Announcement Public Statement, 2021

June 17, 2021                                   Media Release: 2021-1 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Landfill Announcement Public Statement, 2021 NEWS After careful consideration o...
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The 2022 Budget Survey is Now Online!

Oxford County’s municipalities are asking residents to take part in an online survey to bring forward their municipal service priorities for the 2022 budget year. The survey encompasses both Cou...
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Canada Greener Homes Grant

Buildings, including our homes, account for 18% of Canada’s greenhouse gas emissions. One of the ways we as Canadians can contribute to lowering this statistic is through more energy-efficient homes....
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Join Us for "Earth Day" - Saturday, June 26 & Saturday, July 10 from 10am-12pm

Hosted by the Engage and Inform Commitee, in support of Future Oxford's goal of Zero Waste. When: Saturday, June 26 and Saturday, July 10, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. only Where: ...
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Oxford County Waste Management Facility Re-Opening June 11, 2021

Effective Friday, June 11 at 8:30 a.m., the Oxford County Waste Management Facility (landfill) will re-open to residential customers under regular operating hours of Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:...
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Make a Difference - Join Future Oxford!

Are you interested in dedicating your time to help positively shape the future of Oxford County and make a difference in your community? Future Oxford is looking for up to 15 new members to take up t...
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Excessive Dog Barking Complaints

The Township of South-West Oxford recognizes that excessive barking from dogs may disturb others and negatively impact quality of life. Residents may elect to file a noise complaint against the own...
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Provincial Day of Action On Litter Blog Post by Mayor David Mayberry

Yesterday (May 11) was the Provincial Day of Action on litter. I took the opportunity to spend about an hour picking up litter along Sweaburg Road for half of a km east of my home. In that short dist...
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Ontario's Day of Action on Litter is May 11, 2021

A cleaner environment begins at home. Small changes to prevent and reduce waste and litter add up when we make them every day. Ontario has proclaimed the second Tuesday of May each year, as the offic...
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May 2021 COVID-19 Blog Post by Mayor David Mayberry

Last week, at 67, my wife and I were fortunate enough to be eligible to receive the Astra Zeneca vaccine.  As with most vaccines, one wonders if you will have any side effects. I did feel a bit chill...
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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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