To ensure that the Escarpment's natural resources,
health and ecosystems are protected, Niagara Escarpment landowners
are required to get an Escarpment Development Permit for certain
types of development. Visit this page to view and print the Niagara
Escarpment Development Permit Application or to e-mail an online
version of the application.
Forms & Process Charts
Application to Amend the Niagara Escarpment
Plan; Application to Amend the Niagara Escarpment Plan Mineral
Resource Extraction Area; and Proposal Application for a Radio
or Telecommunications Facility or Undertaking in the Niagara Escarpment
Plan Area. Process charts for Plan Amendments and Development Permit Applications.
Development Permit Applications
NOW! The Niagara Escarpment Commission is pleased to announce
the addition of the Development
Permits Database. The database allows users to search the
status of development permit applications backdated to January
1, 2000. However, some Staff Reports may be not be available at
this time. Remember to check back frequently as more staff reports
and files from previous years will be added over the coming months.
Visitors can search for
all plan amendments and outstanding plan amendment applications
with the new Plan Amendments
This webpage outlines current proposed amendments
to the Niagara Escarpment Plan. Visit this page to obtain background
information on currently proposed amendments.