Clearview Township issues a variety of permits and licences to residents and businesses. Use the list below to learn more about the types of permits and licences that you can apply for.
All Permits & Licences
The Building Department is responsible for ensuring that construction and renovation projects in the Township are safe and adhere to municipal zoning by-laws, the Ontario Building Code and any applicable health and safety regulations.
Permits issued by the Building Department include: general building permits, sign permits, pool fence permits, demolition permits and sewage system permits.
All property owners, interested in having an outdoor fire in Clearview Township are required to purchase a Burn Permit. Permits cost $10 per property and are valid for the calendar year.
This is a permit to allow for the change in grade as a result of landscaping or general construction work on a property. The grading permit ensure that surface drainage on adjacent lots is not affected by the work performed within this permit.
As permitted by the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario, Clearview Township has the authority to issue lottery licences for:
- Break Open Tickets for local organizations; and
- Raffle and Blanket Lotteries for total prizes of $50,000 and under
- Bingo events with prize boards of up to $5,500
This is a permit that is issued by Clearview Township to accommodate the application of Special Occasion Permit through the LCBO.
The Oversize Load Permit is for anyone who wishes to move a vehicle, trailer or items that is wider or larger than the Ministry of Transportation guidelines on Clearview Township roads .
If you have any questions, please contact: Gerry LeMay 705-428-6230 ext. 230
Due to the versatile nature of the settlement areas throughout Clearview Township, outdoor patio permits are reviewed on a case by case basis. For information on Private Property Patios in Clearview druing the COVID-19 Emergency please click here.
For more information or to start the process please contact the appropriate staff person listed below:
Patios on Public/Municipal Property
Deputy Director of Public Works
705-428-6230 ext. 230
Patios on Private Property
Director, Community Services
705-428-6230 ext. 264
This is a permit to allow an individual, organization or business to host a special event within Clearview Township.