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 Zoning By-laws & Schedules

Township of Blandford-Blenheim Zoning By-Law No. 1360-2002

The provisions and schedules of this by-law control the use of land in the Area Municipality

The Township of Blandford-Blenheim 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 March 31, 2021. For up to date information on a specific property, please contact the Planner for the area municipality.


Title Description Modified Date
Council Approved A list of zoning bylaw amendments that have been approved by Council and are awaiting consolidation into the current bylaw. 6/1/2021
Final Approved A list of all zoning bylaw amendments that have been consolidated into the current zoning bylaw. 6/1/2021
Application, Administration, Enforcement Section 1 6/28/2016
Interpretation Section 2 6/28/2016
Zones Section 3 6/28/2016
Definitions Section 4 6/28/2016
General Provisions Section 5 6/28/2016
Limited Agricultural (A1) Section 6 6/11/2020
General Agricultural (A2) Section 7 6/1/2021
Agri-Business (AB) Section 8 6/1/2021
Rural Residential (RR) Section 9 6/11/2020
Residential Existing Lot (RE) Section 10 6/11/2020
Residential Type 1 (R1) Section 11 6/11/2020
Residential Type 2 (R2) Section 12 6/1/2021
Residential Type 3 (R3) Section 13 11/6/2018
Mobile Home Park (RMH) Section 14 11/6/2018
Village (V) Section 15 6/28/2016
Central Commercial (CC) Section 16 6/11/2020
Highway Commercial (HC) Section 17 5/31/2019
Restricted Industrial (MR) Section 18 5/31/2019
General Industrial (MG) Section 19 6/28/2016
Aggregate Industrial (ME) Section 20 6/28/2016
Development (D) Section 21 11/26/2020
Institutional (I) Section 22 6/28/2016
Recreational (REC) Section 23 6/28/2016
Open Space (OS) Section 24 6/28/2016
Approval Section 25 6/28/2016


Title Description
Key Maps Schedule A
Parking Space Requirements Schedule C-1 and C-2
Accessible Parking Standards Schedule C-3
 Application forms

Application Fees

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 Blandford-Blenheim Application Forms

Oxford County Woodland Conservation By-Law Form

Development charges

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

Development Charges

Municipal 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:

  • Library
  • Land Ambulance
  • Administration
  • Waste Diversion
  • Roads and Related
  • Water
  • Wastewater
Maps & Development Activity

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