Applicant: The Corporation of the Town of Milton
Town file: Z-04/22
Date of decision:
June 20, 2022
Date of notice:
June 23, 2022
Last day to appeal:
July 12, 2022

The Council of the Corporation of the Town of Milton passed By-law Number 056-2021 and 057-2022 on June 20, 2022, under Section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, c.P.13, as amended. This By-law amends the Town of Milton Zoning By-law No. 144-2003 and 016-2012, as amended.

the applicant listed above applied for these amendments and as per Section 34(18) of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990,c.P.13, as amended, notice shall be given to any prescribed person or public body who has the right to appeal these by-laws.  If you choose not to appeal these by-laws, no further action is necessary.

Purpose and effect of Zoning By-law Amendment

The purpose of this municipally-initiated by-law amendment is to update the Town’s Zoning By-laws to recognize Short-Term Rentals in residential areas and that other definitions be updated as necessary, in order to provide clarity in the Zoning By-laws to support enforcement of applicable zoning provisions.

Amendments include defining Short-Term Rentals in the Town’s Zoning Bylaw, requiring a Certificate of Occupancy Certificate for Short Term Rental uses and including minimum parking requirements on private property.

No key map is provided as these proposed amendments are town-wide.

Appeal process

Only individuals, corporations or public bodies may appeal a decision of the municipality or planning board to the Ontario Land Tribunal.  A notice of appeal may not be filed by an unincorporated association or group. However, a notice of appeal may be filed in the name of an individual who is a member of the association or the group on its behalf.

No person or public body shall be added as a party to the hearing of the appeal unless, before the plan was adopted, the person or public body made oral submissions at a public meeting or written submissions to the council or, in the opinion of the Ontario Land Tribunal, there are reasonable grounds to add the person or public body as a party.

If you intend to appeal, a Notice of Appeal must be filed with the Town Clerk, Corporation of the Town of Milton, 150 Mary St., Milton ON L9T 6Z5, no later than 20 days from the date of this Notice and shall include: 

  1. The reasons for the appeal and the specific part of the proposed Zoning By-law amendments to which the appeal applies
  2. An A1 Appellant Form, completed by the appellant for appeals relating to Zoning By-law amendments
  3. A fee in the amount of $1,100, pursuant to the Ontario Land Tribunal Act, 2021, S.O. 2021, payable by certified cheque or money order to the “Minister of Finance”

The last day for filing a Notice of Appeal is 4:30 p.m. on July 12, 2022.

More information

A true copy of By-law 056-2022 and 057-2022, planning documents and background material are available for review at the Development Services Department, Town of Milton, 150 Mary Street, Milton ON, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday or in the Council report.

The personal information accompanying your submission is being collected under the authority of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, c.P.13, as amended, and can form part of the public record which may be released to the public.