The Fill By-Law controls dumping fill, removing fill and altering grades on properties within the Township.

The purpose of the by-law is:

  • Flood protection.
  • Environment protection.
  • Protect sites for future construction of buildings and structures.


Minor Fill Operation

  • Application Fee: $100.00
  • Permit Fee: $250.00

Small Fill Operation

  • Application Fee: $100.00
  • Permit Fee: $500.00 (including Application Fee)

Large Fill Operation

  • Application Fee: $500.00
  • Initial Permit Fee: $1000.00 (including Application Fee) plus $1.00/m3 of Fill 50% of initial permit fee


Submit an application to dump fill, remove fill or alter grade.

The by-law allows fill placement and/or grade alteration by permit only. Exceptions are in the Fill By-Law. Please direct questions to Daryl Hall at 905-349-2822 extension 27.

For more information, please refer to the Fill By-Law and the Guideline for the Importation of Fill.