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Township of East Zorra-Tavistock

Township of East Zorra-Tavistock Zoning By-Law No. 2003-18

These maps show the status of residential subdivision development within the Area Municipality

The Township of East Zorra-Tavistock Zoning By-Law controls the use of land by dividing the municipality into different land use zones with detailed maps, specifying the uses permitted in each zone, specifying where buildings and other structures can be located, stating the types of buildings that are permitted and how they may be used, as well as specifying lot sizes and dimensions, parking requirements, building heights and setbacks from the street.

The contents of the Zoning By-Law reflect the latest consolidation of zoning by-law amendments, as of December 31, 2016. For up to date information on a specific property, please contact the Planner for the area municipality.

 TitleDescriptionModified DateSize
Application, Administration, Enforcement Section 1 6/29/201617.08 KB
InterpretationSection 2 6/29/201618.46 KB
ZonesSection 36/29/201611.15 KB
DefinitionsSection 4 6/29/2016282.41 KB
General ProvisionsSection 5 6/29/2016136.37 KB
Limited Agricultural (A1)Section 6 6/29/201643.87 KB
General Agricultural (A2)Section 76/29/2016139.50 KB
Agri-Business (AB)Section 8 6/29/2016186.10 KB
Rural Residential (RR)Section 91/16/201736.57 KB
Residential Existing Lot (RE)Section 106/29/201623.57 KB
Estate Residential (ER)Section 11 6/29/201621.44 KB
Residential Type 1 (R1)Section 121/16/201759.51 KB
Residential Type 2 (R2)Section 136/29/201629.19 KB
Residential Type 3 (R3)Section 146/29/201636.43 KB
Village (V) Section 15 6/29/201640.96 KB
Central Commercial (CC)Section 16 6/29/201637.46 KB
Highway Commercial (HC)Section 17 6/29/201638.04 KB
Restricted Industrial (MR)Section 18 6/29/201626.31 KB
General Industrial (MG) Section 19 6/29/2016165.49 KB
Aggregate Industrial (ME)Section 20 6/29/201622.98 KB
Development (D)Section 216/29/201622.21 KB
Institutional (I)Section 226/29/201628.79 KB
Recreational (REC)Section 236/29/201632.89 KB
Open Space (OS) Section 246/29/201662.35 KB
ApprovalSection 256/29/20167.23 KB


Groundwater Recharge AreasSchedule C-3349.35 KB
Key Maps Schedule A517.76 KB
Parking Space RequirementsSchedule C-1 and C-2218.63 KB

Application Fees

Note: There has been an increase in the fees for 2017. Please check the current fee schedule prior to submission of your application.

Application forms

Forms are available for the various types of development regulated by the Planning Act

Township of East Zorra-Tavistock Application Forms

Oxford County Woodland Conservation By-Law Application Form

Application Notices & Reports

All active development applications are listed here, along with their associated notices and reports

ZN 2-17-09 - Donald McKay

Application for Zone Change
Part Lot 15, Conc. 12 (East Zorra)
Municipal Address:  615899 13th Line

B17-71-2 - Antonia & Wilhelmus Van Haeren

Application for Consent
Part Lot 15, Concession 11 (East Zorra)
844978 Braemar Sd Rd

B17-45-2 - Manfred & Bonnie Bohner

Application for Consent
Part Lots 17 & 18, Concession 11 (East Zorra)
596029 Highway 59

ZN 2-17-08 - Kamarah Farms Ltd.

Application for Zone Change
Part Lot 20, Concession 11 (East Zorra)
884938 Oxford Rd 8

ZN 2-17-06 - H. Loewith Inc.

Application for Zone Change
Lots 5-11, Plan 74
Municipal Address:  Strathallan Road

ZN 2-17-05 - Joseph Maissan

Application for Zone Change
Part Lot 7, Concession 14 (East Zorra)
655415 15th Line

ZN 2-17-04 - Mark & Michelle Maue

Application for Zone Change
Part Lot 19, Concession 11 (East Zorra)
596143 & 596145 Highway 59

B17-14-2; ZN 2-17-03 - Kenneth & Barbara Yeoman

Applications for Consent & Zone Change
Part Lot 13, Conc. 12 - East Zorra
Municipal Address:  595796 Highway 59

SB 17-01-2 - Oxford Road Developments 5 Inc.

Application for Draft Plan Approval
Pt.Lot 10, Concession 17 (East Zorra)
Municipal address - 132 Coleman Street, Village of Innerkip

B16-41-2; ZN 2-16-06 - Joanne Christensen

Consent and Zone Change
Lot 23, w/s Blandford Street, Part Lot 23 e/s Coleman Street, Plan 35
Municipal Address:  168 Blandford Street, Innerkip

Development Charges

In addition to the County Development Charges, most area municipalities in Oxford County also have Development Charges by-laws.

Development Charges Background Study

The Development Charges Background Study provides the basis and background required to update the County's development charges to accurately reflect the future servicing needs of new development. The analysis assesses the development-related costs associated with the following County services:

  • General Government
  • Library Services
  • Land Ambulance
  • Administration Building
  • Roads and Related
  • Water
  • Wastewater

Subdivision Activity

These maps show the status of residential subdivision development within the Area Municipality