Are you interested in building and investing in Severn? We can help make sure that you have all appropriate permits and applications to make your next project a success.

Building and construction

If you're planning to build or renovate on your property, you need a building permit. Learn how to apply for a building permit and book a building inspection.

Planning and development

You may need to submit a planning application before you start a new planning or development project in Severn. Please book a pre-consultation meeting before you begin your project. Review the Official Plan and Zoning By-law to make sure that your plan aligns with all land use policies.

In addition to the Township of Severn Official Plan and Zoning By-law, the proposal must also follow upper-tier policy documents such as the County of Simcoe Official Plan, the Provincial Policy Statement and the Growth Plan for the Greater Golden Horseshoe.

Starting and expanding your business

Ready to start or expand your business in Severn? Located a few hours north of the Greater Toronto Area, Severn is an ideal place to invest. Learn about key industries, available land and funding opportunities for new and growing businesses.