Development Services - Planning
County of Lanark
The Official Plan
The Development Permit Bylaw
All development that takes place in the Town is required to conform to the Town’s Development Permit By-law. This document controls the use of land in the community by defining how land may be used, where buildings and structures can be located, what types of buildings and structures are permitted and how they can be used. In addition, the Development Permit By-law regulates such things as lot sizes and dimensions, parking requirements, building heights and setbacks from the street. The Town is divided into different land use designations, representing residential, commercial, industrial and other land uses. The Development Permit By-law also includes design criteria that is geared towards protecting and enhancing the existing beauty of our town.
inside the hall. Residents are encourages to participate in the additional "virtual"
Open House (see details below)
Meeting are required to notify the Clerk of the Municipality at firstname.lastname@example.org
by the Tuesday prior to the meeting date.
or telephone by contacting the Development Services Department at
email@example.com or 613-257-6202.
Details of the Proposed Amendment
You are invited to submit your comments regarding proposed developments during the commenting period. Your comments will be reviewed by the Planning Department and the applicant. Comments are due within 15 days after the development proposal has been posted.
The applicant is required to consider all received comments and submit adjustments, if any, along with all other required supporting documents or technical studies prior to the application being deemed complete.
If you require further information this can be obtained at the Planning Department of the Town of Carleton Place at 175 Bridge Street.
Comments can be provided at this link. PLEASE NOTE: Comments made by letter, email or through the website commenting page, including the name and address of the commenting party, will be shared with Town staff, Council, the developer, the applicant, the property owner and are part of public record.
Current Planning Applications:
DP3-04-2020 - An application for a Class III Development Permit has been received for a vacant lot at 14 Coleman Street. The property is designated Residential District. The applicant proposes to construct a four storey, 24 unit rental apartment building. Please see the NOTICE for requested variations to Development Permit By-law 15-2015. Comments can be made at this link until August 8, 2020 for the first commenting period.
DP2-02-2020 - An application for a Class II Development Permit has been received for 31 Town Line Road East. The property is designated Residential District. The applicant proposes a renovation to convert the existing structure to a five-unit residential building. Legal non-conforming building setbacks of the existing structure are being recognized as part of the application. No further variances to Development Permit By-law 15-2015 are required. Comments can be made at this link until July 31, 2020 for the first commenting period.
DP3-03-2020 - An application for a Class III Development Permit has been received for some lots in the subdivision located at the extension of Nelson Street, south of Coleman Street and west of McNeely Avenue. The property is designated Residential District. The applicant is requesting a variance to Section 6.3.2 of Development Permit By-law 15-2015 in regards to extended garage widths for lots 1 through 35 within the plan of subdivision. This application will be before the Committee of the Whole for decision. The date of the meeting is undetermined at this time. Please see the 'Revised Notice' for details on how to speak at the meeting or view the meeting on line.
DPA-01-2020 - Open House was held on March 3, 2020 from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm and Public Meeting on March 10, 2020 at 8:00 pm, at the Carleton Place Town Hall for the Development Permit By-law Housekeeping Amendment. This includes modifying all sections of Development Permit By-law 15-2015. If a person or public body did not make oral submissions at the public meeting or make written submissions to the Town of Carleton Place before the Development Permit By-law amendment is passed, the person or public body is not entitled to appeal the decision of the Council to the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal. If a person or public body did not make oral submission at the public meeting or make written submission to the Town of Carleton Place before the Development Permit By-law amendment is passed, the person or public body may not be added as a party to the hearing of an appeal to the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal, unless, in the opinion of the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal, there are reasonable grounds to do so. This application is on hold pending a further information session. Committee meeting date to follow.
DP3-01-2020 - An application for a Class III Development Permit has been received for 35 Roe Street. The property is designated Employment District - Business Campus in the Development Permit By-law. The applicant is proposing to construct three condominium office buildings with a total of 5,321.28 square metres of leasable office space. This site will incorporate 220 parking spaces including electric vehicle spaces, bicycle parking and outdoor amenity space. This application was deferred at the June 9, 2020 Committee of the Whole meeting. A new committee meeting date will be selected when the applicant is ready to move forward with the project.
Submitting an Application
Development Permit Applications
Accessible Development Permit Applications
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A subdivision or condominium is a process through which a parcel or parcels of land are divided into lots or blocks. The County of Lanark is the approval authority for subdivision plans. To access the application please click the link to the Lanark County page.
Part Lot Control
Part Lot Control is a means of severing land within a registered subdivision. The approval authority for removing part lot control is Lanark County. To access the application please click the link to the Lanark County page.
A Severance is a process through which an existing parcel of land is divided into two or more parcels of land (with a maximum of 4 lots, 1 retained, 3 severed)