Planning and Development Services makes recommendations, guides and regulates community development in Niagara to ensure future development is sustainable, healthy, economical, and supports prosperity.
Community and Long Range Planning identifies where and how growth should occur and is responsible for:
Contact905-980-6000 ext. 3459
Niagara Region reviews and approves development applications submitted under the Planning Act and is responsible for ensuring that provincial planning regulations and regional interests are protected through the Regional Official Plan. Development Planning is responsible for working with our 12 municipal partners by providing:
Contact905-980-6000 ext. 3367
Infrastructure Planning and Development Engineering provides strategic planning to support growth management, land use planning and development, and private servicing / septic review and approval. The division is responsible for:
Contact905-980-6000 ext. 3627