OMB Appeal Forms for Appellant/Applicants

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. Most appeals are $125 per person/per appeal.

Appeal Type

(reason for appeal)

Appeal Deadline / Timelines**

Appeal Form

Minor Variance

  • Decision
  • No later than twenty days after the making of the decision

Minor Variance Appeal Form

(A1 Word)

(A1 PDF)

Consent to Sever

  • Decision
  • Conditions imposed
  • Changed conditions
  • No later than twenty days after the giving of the notice of decision

Consent to Sever Appeal Form

(A1 Word)

(A1 PDF)

  • Failure to make decision
  • Ninety days after the day a complete application is received

Zoning By-law or Amendment

  • Passing of By-law
  • No later than twenty days after the giving of the notice of passing

Zoning By-law Amendment Appeal Form

(A1 Word)

(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 failed to make decision on application
  • Removal of holding symbol application refused
  • 120 days after the day a complete application is received

Official Plan or Amendment

  • 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

(A1 Word)

(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)

  • Passing of an ICB
  • No later than sixty days after the passing of the by-law

ICB Appeal Form

(A1 Word)

(A1 PDF)

Plan of subdivision

  • Decision
  • No later than twenty days after the giving of the notice

Plan of Subdivision Appeal Form

(A1 Word)

(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

  • Failure to make decision on application
  • Thirty days after the complete plans or drawings are submitted

Site Plan Appeal Form

(O2 Word)

(O2 PDF)

  • Requirements imposed
  • No deadline

Demolition Permit

  • Application refused
  • Failure to make a decision on application
  • Thirty days after the complete plans or drawings are submitted to the municipality

Demolition Permit Appeal Form

(O3 Word)

(O3 PDF)

  • 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

  • By-law
  • Amendment to by-law
  • No later than forty days after the by-law is passed

DC Charge Appeal Form

(A2 Word)

(A2 PDF)

  • 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 font-ending agreement
  • Object to amendment to a front-ending agreement
  • No later than forty days after the day the agreement is made

**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.