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Prince Edward County. County Operations

Site: Picton - Main St - Edward Building

Service: Development Services, Planning Department

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-476-2148
Fax 613-471-2051
Primary Contact Elizabeth Westerhof, Development Services Secretary-Treasurer, Land Division Coordinator; Phone: 613-476-2148 ext 2004; Email:
Alternate Contact Patty Stacey, Customer Care Coordinator for the Edward Building & Building Assistant; Phone: 613-476-2148 ext 2003; Email:
Primary Executive Steven Ferguson, Mayor
Address & Map
The Edward Building
280 Main St, 2nd Floor
Picton, ON K0K 2T0
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Mailing Address c/o Development Services, Planning Department 
Shire Hall 
332 Picton Main St 
Picton, ON K0K 2T0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) The Prince Edward County Planning and Building Services Department provides advice to County Council and other County Departments. 
They also administer the Zoning By-law, Official Plan, Secondary Plans and various other plans and by-laws relative to the land use planning within the County. 
The department receives, reviews and offers recommendations on applications for: 
* Planning 
* Re-zonings 
* Consents (Severances) 
* Minor Variances 
* Subdivisions 
* Site Plans 
* Official Plan Amendments 
* Building Codes 
* Building Permits 
* By-law Enforcement 
* Canine Control 
* Offenses Officers 
* Parking Control 
* Fence Viewing 
* Livestock Evaluating
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Prince Edward County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call for more information
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
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Legal Status (10) Local Government
Funding City / Town
Date Updated 20 Dec 2018
Service Categories Land Use Planning and Regulation Services

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