Township of Brock Zoning By-law
Number 287-78-PL

The comprehensive Zoning By-law applies to all lands within the Township of Brock.  The by-law divides the municipality into various zoning categories which outline each property’s permitted uses, establishes various regulatory provisions, and contains a number of general provisions which apply to all properties depending on how the property is to be developed.  Zone categories implement those policy directions contained within the Regional and Township Official Plans.

Each zone category provides for a number of permitted uses depending on its location in the Township.  For example, industrial uses are permitted in industrial zones, and residential uses are permitted in residential zone categories.

The text and maps of the comprehensive Zoning By-law are found on the following links. Please note that this information is provided for the purposes of convenience only.  For accurate reference, recourse should be made to the original by-law and its amendments available in the Office of the Clerk

View the Table of Permitted Uses (pdf) within each zone category.

Regulatory provisions

Development of buildings and structures within each zone category is subject to a number of regulatory provisions; these include setbacks from lot lines, lot coverage, minimum gross floor area, open space, etc.

Click these links for a copy of the Regulatory Provisions – Residential provisions (pdf)and Non-Residential provisions (pdf) .

General Provisions

In addition, the by-law contains a number of general provisions (pdf) which address such matters as accessory buildings, parking and loading space requirements, planting strips, home occupations, existing buildings, etc.  Development of properties which do not conform to the Zoning By-law will require an amendment.

Comprehensive Zoning By-law

The text and maps of the entire comprehensive Zoning By-law are found at the following link. The text incorporates all amendments to April, 2016.  Please note that this information is provided for the purposes of convenience only.  For accurate reference, recourse should be made to the original by-law and its amendments available in the Office of the Clerk.

Application Forms

If you wish to submit an application for rezoning please review the following: