Planning & Building Services Department

Downtown high rises seen from a roof topThe Planning and Building Services Department's general mandate is to advise City Council on all matters pertaining to municipal planning as set out in the Planning Act of Ontario.

The Planning Act and other related statutes govern planning in Ontario. The City's Official Plan provides a policy framework related to the orderly development of the municipality. The City's zoning by-laws, sign by-laws, secondary plans, community improvement plans, subdivision review, and site plan review policies reflect and conform to the Official Plan and related legislation.

The Planning & Building Services Department consists of the following sections:

For City Council and Standing Committee Meetings, visit the City Council Meetings page.

The Planning & Building Services Department is also your contact for services including:

... and much more!
For general information, call 311.  For detailed inquiries, contact us at:
Planning & Building Services Department
Planning Division

2nd Floor, 350 City Hall Square West
Windsor, Ontario, Canada N9A 6S1
Phone: (519) 255-6543
Fax: (519) 255-6544