Lands & Planning

Application for Consent (Land Severance)

The Hastings County Planning Services Department, processes all applications for land transactions which require consent or plan of subdivision/condominium approval. They also attend hearings of the Ontario Municipal Board on appeals to Land Division decisions, plans of subdivision and condominium, proposed amendments to the Official Plan and municipal zoning by-laws.

Applications and instructions are available for pick-up at the County of Hastings or at the Municipal Office. The fee for processing a consent application through the County of Hastings Planning Advisory/Land Division Committee is $900.00 and is payable to the "County of Hastings" by cheque or money order.

If you are initiating a consent (severance application) with the intention of building a new home, please check our "Building Department " link on the toolbar for information that may be pertinent prior to initiating a consent application.

Land Severence Application

Land Severence Application (Fillable) 

Land Severence Guide

Guide for Consent Applicants Addressing Livestock Structures

The Provincial Policy Statement for Planning 1997, requires that all development applications conform to the Ministry of Agriculture & Food setback requirements for new lots from barns. If a staff site inspection or your application indicates that a barn is on or near your proposed new lot, some additional information is required.


Amendment to Zoning

Application For Amendment to  Zoning By-Law No. 03-16are submitted to the Clerk at the Township of Tyendinaga in the Municipal Office. The Fee is $525.00 and is payable to the Township of Tyendinaga. There may also be a $341.00 (2020 fee) consultation fee required, payable to Quinte Conservation.

Application for Minor Variance or for Permission

Application for Minor Variance is required when it is not possible to comply with the provision of Zoning By-law 03-16. The Fee is $525. The application fee of $200 is payable to Tyendinaga Township and Quinte Conservation's consultation fee is $341 (2020). Payable to Quinte Conservation.

Application for the Development, Interference With Wetlands & Alterations to Shorelines & Watercourses Permit

When working around wetland, shoreline and watercourses please contact Quinte Conservation for permits/requirements.

Quinte Conservaction Planning Information & Fees 

2020 Quinte Conservation Planning & Permit Fees


Zoning By-Law 03-16

Tyendinaga Township Zoning By-law 03-16 is a working document and is always changing. Clarification with the office is suggested to ensure correct zoning for interested properties.

 Zoning By-Law 03-16 Exhibit A Section 1-5 - Definitions, Adminstration and General Provisions

Zoning By-Law 03-16 Exhibit A Section 6-27 - Permitted Uses

Zoning By-Law 03-16 Exhibit A Appendix 1 and 2 - Minimum Distance Separation 1 and 2

The Zoning Maps below are also working documents and clarification for accuracy is recommended.

NW Zoning Map Schedule A Lots 1-21 

NE Zoning Map Schedule B Lots 20-40

NW Zoning Map Schedule C Lots 1-21

NE Zoning Map Schedule D Lots 20-40