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 Comprehensive Zoning By-law

The Council of the Corporation of the Municipality of Trent Lakes passed By-Law No. B2014-070, the Comphrehensive Zoning By-Law on July 15, 2014.

Comphrehensive Zoning By-Law This by-law is not in effect under appeal

Official Plan:

Consolidated Official Plan (including Official Plan Amendments 30 & 46)

 Current Application Reports:

OPA 42 Johnson Quarry
OPA 41 Dewdney Mountain Farms Quarry 

Building and Planning Department

701 County Road #36
Box 820, Bobcaygeon, ON
K0M 1A0

Phone (705) 738-3800 or 1-800-374-4009
Fax: (705) 738-3801

Hours of Operation:
Monday to Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm


Chief Building Official & By-law Enforcement
Ric Irvine, ext.236

Building Official & By-Law Enforcement:
John Eisinga, ext. 225

Planning Technician:
Kari Stevenson, ext.234                    

Administrative Assistant:  
Jessie Clark, ext. 233



Planning/Building Applications and Information:

Planning Tools

  • Peterborough County GIS (Geographical Information Systems)  Search for properties by address, roll number, lot & concession, or GPS co-ordinates.  Learn about the landscape using map features or high resolution aerial photos. Print or export a customized map displaying your own markups using the drawing and measuring tools
  • Make a Map: Natural Heritage Areas (six natural heritage layers include provincial parks, conservation reserves, wetlands, woodlands, areas of natural & scientific inters (ANSIs) and natural heritage systems associated with the Oak Ridges Moraine, Greenbelt and Niagara Escarpment, tracked species, endangered and threatened species where information is permitted.


Please call Jessie Clark to schedule inspections at 705-738-3800, ext. 233

Building Inspections:
Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Plumbing Inspections:
Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

48 hours minimum notice required for scheduling an inspection.

Development Charges

Peterborough County and Township/Municipal Development Charges as of January 1, 2014 pdf document.

As of January 1, 2014 Municipality Development Charges have not
increased and will remain at the following rates:

Residential (per unit)
Single Detached $2,500 

Non-Residential $6.00/m2 $0.56/ft2