Housekeeping

Housekeeping/Technical Items

The purpose of this review is to update policies on a range of planning matters to ensure the Official Plan is as current as possible. This includes updates to Official Plan schedules, and policies that are out of date but do not require a full scale independent review.
For more information, please contact:

Pam Cooper, MCIP, RPP
Policy Planner, Land Use Policy
Phone: 905.874.2068 | Email: pam.cooper@brampton.ca

Planning Tools

The Planning Act sets the ground rules for land use planning in Ontario and describes how land uses may be regulated. The Act provides a variety of tools that municipalities can use to plan for the future and help to facilitate the achievement of key goals such as supporting intensification, economic development, good growth management and sustainability.

The purpose of this review is to update the Official Plan policies related to the use of a range of planning tools, including:

  • Section 37 of the Planning Act (density bonusing)
  • Interim Control By-laws
  • Holding Provisions
  • Incentives such as Community Improvement Plans
  • Cash-In-Lieu of Parkland
  • Cost Sharing Agreements.

For more information, please contact:

Janice Given, MCIP, RPP
Manager, Growth Management and Special Policy
Phone: 905.874.3459 | Email: janice.given@brampton.ca

2014 Provincial /Regional Conformity Review

The main goal of the Provincial and Regional Conformity Review is to update the City’s Official Plan policy framework to ensure it conforms to, or is consistent with, provincial and regional policies.

This will include documents such as:

For more information please contact:

Pam Cooper, MCIP, RPP
Policy Planner, Land Use Policy
Phone: 905.874.2068 | Fax: 905.874.2099
pam.cooper@brampton.ca