Norfolk County’s Tourism & Economic Development Department provides the necessary confidential assistance and support to residents, businesses and developers on available sites, building information, community information, statistics and tours. We will also assist you in making the necessary municipal contacts to proceed with any necessary development application.
Norfolk County’s Planning Department handles all development applications. The Simcoe and Langton Planning Offices are available to provide professional planning advice and assistance on all types of applications. The Planning Office encourages pre-consultation prior to submitting applications. A list of Planning Staff and contact information can be found on the Planning webpage. Planning also works with the Development Engineering Department and other agencies and offices to process development applications.
- Official Plan
- Zoning By-Law
- Fees and Forms
- Development Charges
- Green Light Team / Accelerated Development Policy
- Learn more on the Developer Information page
Norfolk County’s Building Department handles the permits required for building and/or renovating. Related information and office locations can be found on the Building webpage.