The Committee of Adjustment hears and determines applications for minor variances to City zoning by-laws and the severance of land into separate parcels. The Committee is organized into four panels corresponding to the Community Council boundaries.

Decisions of the Committee may be appealed to the Ontario Municipal Board.

Follow this link for information on the Board governance structure for the Committee of Adjustment.

2014 Service Overview

The Committee hears approximately 2,400 variance and 350 consent applications annually City-wide.

2014 Operating Budget

The Operating Budget and meeting management support for the Committee of Adjustment is provided through the City Planning Division.