Planning & Zoning

Planning assists in developing strategies, plans and policies  to shape the look and design of the municipality. The Municipality of Magnetawan is committed to assisting residents with their planning needs while adhering to the Official Plan, Zoning By-law, and policies under Provincial legislation including:

  • Planning Act
  • Municipal Act
  • Development Charges Act,
  • Ontarians with Disabilities Act
  • Provincial Offences Act


The Municipality of Magnetawan is part of the Central Almaguin Planning Board (CAPB) to deal with Consent Applications. The Secretary – Treasurer, Susan L. Arnold of CAPB can be contacted on Wednesdays at
or  (705)386-2573.

Application for Consent available here:

If you require more information regarding Planning in the Municipality of Magnetawan, please contact Kerstin Vroom, CAO/Clerk at or (705) 387-3947 ext 201 to schedule an appointment.

Please click the links below for the Consolidated Zoning By-law, Official Plan and Schedules to the Official Plan


Magnetawan Zoning By-law May 9, 2018


Magnetawan Official Plan Adopted


To view the Municipality’s interactive map (including zoning) please click the link below:
Municipality of Magnetawan Mapping

The links below are applications for planning purposes, if you do not see an application here that fits your needs, please contact, Nicole Gourlay, Deputy Clerk, or 705-387-3947

Magnetawan Application Zoning By-law Amendment

Magnetawan Application Minor Variance


2020 Fees Schedule

2020 Fees Schedule

See 2020 fees schedule here: Fees Schedule
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Magnetawan Consolidated Zoning Bylaw

Magnetawan Consolidated Zoning Bylaw

1. Magnetawan ZBL Consolidated May 9, 2018
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