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Planning & Development Services

PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT

PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT SERVICES CONSISTS OF THE BUILDING AND BY-LAW
DEPARTMENTS AND PLANNING SERVICES WHICH ARE PROVIDED THROUGH THE COUNTY OF MIDDLESEX.

Planning & Development Services

Planning & Development Services consists of the Building and By-law Services Divisions and Planning Services which are provided through the County of Middlesex.

Building Division

Building Division

As part of Planning and Development Services, the  Building Division's function is to ensure public health and safety through the enforcement of provisions under the Building Code Act and Ontario Building Code.

Building Permits are required for all structures occupying an area greater than ten square metres, sewage systems, and all structures containing plumbing. The division's Building Inspectors will conduct several inspections through different stages of construction.

By-Law Enforcement Division

By-Law Enforcement Division

As part of Planning and Development Services, the By-law Enforcement Division's function is to ensure public health and safety through the enforcement of several Municipal By-laws.

By-laws including Zoning, Property Standards, Discharge of Firearms, Fencing, Burning, Waste Management, Parking, Fireworks and Noise are enforced by this department.

Planning Division

Planning Division

The planning function provides consultation and advice to Municipal Council, the development community and the public in matters relating to land use planning. In providing such assistance, our primary goal is to manage growth in Middlesex Centre and to ensure a high quality of development having regard for the health, safety and welfare of the existing community.

Planning is responsible for maintaining and updating Middlesex Centre`s Official Plan and Zoning By-law as well as directing the processing and administration of various planning applications by municipal staff, in a timely and efficient manner.  Planning also responds to general inquiries related to land use planning matters and prepares statistical information such as population counts and projections as well as inventories with respect to residential, commercial and industrial land.

Staff

Director, Planning & Development Services / Chief Building Official
Arnie Marsman - 519-666-0190 ext 260
Email - marsmana@middlesexcentre.on.ca



Building Inspector / 
By-Law Enforcement Officer
Ben Hartman - 519-666-0190 ext 230
Email - hartman@middlesexcentre.on.ca

Building Inspector/By-Law Enforcement Officer/Deputy Chief Building Official
Wayne Yserbaert - 519-666-0190 ext 240
Email - yserbaert@middlesexcentre.on.ca

Senior Planner
Ben Puzanov - 519-434-7321 ext 2282
Email - bpuzanov@middlesex.ca

Administrative Assistant, Planning & Development Services
Claudia Thar - 519-666-0190 ext 241
Email - tharc@middlesexcentre.on.ca