Notice of passing for a proposed zoning by-law amendment town wide that is Town-initiated

Mon, 06 Jul 2020

Notice of Passing
Proposed Zoning By-law Amendment
Town Wide and Town-initiated
42.25.19, Ward 1-7

Council passed zoning by-law 2020-039 under section 34, of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. P.13, as amended on June 22, 2020.

The purpose of the proposed amendment to Town of Oakville Zoning By-law 2014-014, as amended, is to make a number of housekeeping, technical and other modifications to permit accessory patios, which would assist in the use and interpretation of the Zoning By-law and implement the Livable Oakville Plan.

The effect of the amendment to Zoning By-law 2014-014 would be as follows:

  • Within Part 3, Definitions, the definition of “Public Hall” would be modified.
  • Part 4, General Provisions, would be modified by:
  1. Adding Section 4.18.1, Patios Accessory to Public Halls or Restaurants
  2. Adding Section 4.18.2, Patios on Town Owned Land

Council’s decision appropriately addressed the written submission received.

Any appeals to the proposed zoning by-law amendment must be filed with the Town Clerk at 1225 Trafalgar Road, Oakville, ON, L6H 0H3; must set out the reasons for the appeal; and must be accompanied with a certified cheque or money order in the amount of $300.00 payable to the Minister of Finance.  A copy of the appeal form is available from the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal website at

Only individuals, corporations and public bodies may appeal a by-law to the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal. A notice of appeal may not be filed by an unincorporated association or group.  However, a notice of appeal may be filed in the name of an individual who is a member of the association or the group on its behalf.

No person or public body shall be added as a party to the hearing of the appeal unless, before the by-law was passed, the person or public body made oral submissions at a public meeting or written submissions to the Town of Oakville Council c/o the Town Clerk (at the Town of Oakville, Clerk’s department, 1225 Trafalgar Road, Oakville, ON L6H 0H3 or at or, in the opinion of the Tribunal, there are reasonable grounds to add the person or public body as a party.

Questions may be directed to:

Brandon Hassan
Planning Services Department
905-845-6601, ext. 3006

The personal information accompanying your submission is being collected under the authority of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. P.13, as amended, and can form part of the public record, which may be released to the public.