Ten Tips For Faster Subdivision Approval

  1. Plan well ahead - plans take at least four to six weeks to be approved.
  2. Check if the property is located in a planned area.
  3. Speak to the Deptartment of Environment or a qualified person regarding on-site septic requirements.
  4. Be sure to complete the Dept of Environment application for on-site approval.
  5. All landowners identified in the title block must sign the application form.
  6. Send in one complete package with plans, signed application form and two cheques to cover fees.
  7. In consolidations have executed deeds prepared by the time of approval - be sure to include fees.
  8. Have your file number when making enquiries about your application.
  9. Check our website for any new information about subdivision.
  10. Remember that during peak time May to October) processing will take longer.