This Department is responsible for dealing with applications under the Planning Act and the Ontario Building Code and for ensuring compliance with the Official Plan, Zoning By-Law, other municipal By-laws and the Ontario Building Code.

The Chief Building Official/Planning Technician is Jim Hunter and his office hours are 9:00 am - 2:30 pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. He can be reached by e-mail at or by phone at (613) 283-7478.

In addition to the Chief Building Official, there are two committees who oversee various aspects of planning and development in the Township.  The Building, Planning and Property Committee looks after planning issues and the Committee of Adjustment looks after minor variances and changes of use.

Township of Montague Planning/Development Application and Fees.