Appeal Forms

The following forms are for common OMB appeals. The forms may be completed by the appellant or an authorized representative. Forms must be printed single sided ONLY. At present there is no electronic or e-filing of forms.

Fees

Include your filing fee, paid by certified cheque or money order made out to the “Minister of Finance.” For OMB fees please see the OMB Fee Schedule.

Recent changes to the Planning Act by the Smart Growth For Our Communities Act, 2015 (Bill 73) may affect the OMB appeal process.

The Board has updated its current forms to take into account the legislative changes. Please make sure to review and complete the appeal forms to provide the required information and documents in accordance with Bill 73.

Minor Variance

Minor Variance Appeal Forms
Appeal Type (reason for appeal) Appeal Deadline/TimelinesFootnote * Appeal Form
Decision No later than twenty days after the making of the decision

Minor Variance Appeal Form

Minor Variance Appeal Form A1 Word

Minor Variance Appeal Form A1 PDF

Consent to Sever

Consent to Sever Appeal Forms
Appeal Type (reason for appeal) Appeal Deadline/TimelinesFootnote * Appeal Form
Decision No later than twenty days after the giving of the notice of decision

Consent to Sever Appeal Form

Consent to Sever Appeal Form A1 Word

Consent to Sever Appeal Form A1 PDF

Conditions imposed
Changed conditions
Failure to make decision Ninety days after the day a complete application is received

Zoning By-law or Amendment

Zoning By-law or Amendment Appeal Forms
Appeal Type (reason for appeal) Appeal Deadline/TimelinesFootnote * Appeal Form
Passing of By-law No later than twenty days after the giving of the notice of passing

Zoning By-law Amendment Appeal Form

Zoning By-law Amendment Appeal Form A1 Word

Zoning By-law Amendment Appeal Form A1 PDF

Failure to make decision on an application 120 days after the day a complete application is received
Application refused No later than twenty days after the giving of notice of decision

Removal of Holding Symbol

Removal of Holding Symbol Appeal Forms
Appeal Type (reason for appeal) Appeal Deadline/TimelinesFootnote * Appeal Form
Removal of holding symbol failed to make decision on application 120 days after the day a complete application is received

Removal of Holding Symbol Form

Removal of Holding Symbol FormO1 Word

Removal of Holding Symbol FormO1 PDF

Removal of holding symbol application refused

Official Plan or Amendment

Official Plan or Amendment Appeal Forms
Appeal Type (reason for appeal) Appeal Deadline/TimelinesFootnote * Appeal Form
Decision to adopt official plan or amendment No later than twenty days after the giving of the notice of adoption

Official Plan Amendment Appeal Form

Official Plan Amendment Appeal Form A1 Word

Official Plan Amendment Appeal Form A1 PDF

Application refused No later than twenty days after the giving of notice of decision
Failure to make decision on application 180 days after the day a complete application is received

Interim Control By-law (ICB)

Interim Control By-law (ICB) Appeal Forms
Appeal Type (reason for appeal) Appeal Deadline/TimelinesFootnote * Appeal Form
Passing of an ICB No later than sixty days after the passing of the by-law

ICB Appeal Form

ICB Appeal Form A1 Word

ICB Appeal Form A1 PDF

Plan of subdivision

Plan of subdivision Appeal Forms
Appeal Type (reason for appeal) Appeal Deadline/TimelinesFootnote * Appeal Form
Decision No later than twenty days after the giving of the notice

Plan of Subdivision Appeal Form

Plan of Subdivision Appeal Form A1 Word

Plan of Subdivision Appeal Form A1 PDF

Conditions Imposed Any time before the approval of the final plan of subdivision
Failure to make decision on application 180 days after the day a complete application is received

Site Plan

Site Plan Appeal Forms
Appeal Type (reason for appeal) Appeal Deadline/TimelinesFootnote * Appeal Form
Failure to make decision on application Thirty days after the complete plans or drawings are submitted

Site Plan Appeal Form

Site Plan Appeal Form O2 Word

Site Plan Appeal Form O2 PDF

Requirements imposed No deadline

Demolition Permit

Demolition Permit Appeal Forms
Appeal Type (reason for appeal) Appeal Deadline/TimelinesFootnote * Appeal Form
Application refused Thirty days after the complete plans or drawings are submitted to the municipality

Demolition Permit Appeal Form

Demolition Permit Appeal Form O3 Word

Demolition Permit Appeal Form O3 PDF

Failure to make a decision on application
Relief from conditions refused by municipality No later than twenty days after the giving of the notice of decision
Failure to make decision on relief from conditions Thirty days after the day a complete application is received
Conditions imposed No deadline

Development Charge By-law or Education Development Charge By-law

Development Charge By-law or Education Development Charge By-law Appeal Forms
Appeal Type (reason for appeal) Appeal Deadline/TimelinesFootnote * Appeal Form
By-law No later than forty days after the by-law is passed

DC Charge Appeal Form

DC Charge Appeal Form A2 Word

DC Charge Appeal Form A2 PDF

Amendment to by-law
Decision on complaint No later than forty days after the day the decision is made
Failed to make decision on complaint Sixty days after the complaint is made

Object to front-ending agreement

Object to amendment to a front-ending agreement

No later than forty days after the day the agreement is made

Footnote * Please review the notice or document you received or viewed to determine the deadline for appeal and the specific official with whom the appeal should be filed (eg. Secretary-Treasurer, Clerk, Minister, Ontario Municipal Board). You should also review the relevant portions of the applicable legislation.