Application for Setback Permit (SDG By-Law 5074)

Application classification:

No application is required if sign is located further than 45m from the centreline of the County Road.

If fee is applicable, please send a cheque payable to the Township of North Stormont for the fee amount to the Township Office by mail / drop off to 15 Union Street, PO Box 99, Berwick ON K0C 1G0.
If you require assistance, please contact the Township office at 613-984-2821 ext.221.

** Community Improvement Plans (CIP) are exempt from fees **

Permit is valid for six (6) months from date of issuance.

Contact Information

Applicant mailing address

Building Details

I hereby make an application to:
The closest part of this building will be no less than metres
from the centerline of the existing County road.
Note: If closer than 30.48 metres from centerline the applicant must provide a sketch showing building size; distance to side of property line; lot dimensions, distance to neighbouring buildings; distance from centerline to neighbouring buildings; an approximate distance to a main feature (ex. side road, concession or lot line); location and distance to County road.
Maximum 3 files.
10 MB limit.
Allowed types: pdf, doc, docx.
This proposed undertaking will be in accordance with all local zoning by-laws and/or regulations. I understand that, in addition to this permit, I may be required to obtain a building permit from the Township concerned, as well as Health Department clearances, etc.
By-Law 5074
A BY-LAW regulating the location of buildings and other structures on lands abutting County Roads.

WHEREAS Section 11 (3) of the Municipal Act, R.S.O. 2001, as amended, states that an upper tier municipality may pass By-laws respecting matter dealing with Highways, including parking and traffic and structures including signs and fences;

AND WHEREAS the Council of the Corporation of the United Counties of Stormont,\ Dundas and Glengarry deems it necessary and expedient to regulate the location of buildings and structures within a distance of forty-five (45) metres from the centre of the County Road;

AND WHEREAS notice of the passing of the By-law was posted on the County web site.

  1. That the location of buildings and other structures on lands abutting County Roads shall be in conformity with the terms, conditions and specifications as outlined within Schedule "A" to this by-law.
  2. That By-law No. 4956 is hereby repealed in its entirety.

READ and passed in Open Council, signed and sealed this 19th day of September, 2016. 
I solemnly declare that all the statements contained in this application and all the supporting documents are true.