Applications, Licences and Permits

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The Township of South Glengarry requires permits and licenses for certain activities. If you are unsure whether or not your project or activity requires a permit or license please contact the Township office and our staff will gladly assist you.

Planning Pre-Consultation: Contact the Community Planner to schedule a pre-consultation meeting for any planning applications.

Building Permit Applications: Can be made by e-mail, by regular mail, or by placing them in an envelope and leaving them in the mail box by the main entrance door at the municipal office located at 6 Oak Street in Lancaster.

Permit Consultation Meetings: Can be arranged by appointment only. Please call 613-347-1166 ext. 2205 or email to schedule a telephone or zoom meeting with staff.

Permit Pickup: Can be arranged by appointment only. Please call 613-347-1166 ext. 2205 or email to schedule a time.

Building Inspections: Can be scheduled by calling 613-347-1166 ext. 2205 or by e-mailing your request HERE. Please remember to include the permit number, address of the project and stage of inspection. We ask that you respect social distancing of 2 metres while building officials are conducting an inspection.

When booking an occupancy inspection, please refer to the Occupancy Inspection Checklist.

Accelerated High-Speed Internet Program (AHSIP) :  Participants please contact to obtain details on how to apply for a Municipal Consent & Work-In-Right-Of-Way.

Frequently Requested Application Forms

Building Department

Building Permits & Projects

Septic System Search Request Form

Civic Number Request Form 


Part Lot Control Application

Part Lot Control Guide

Site Plan Control Application

Site Plan Control Guide

Severance Application

Zoning Applications

By-law & Property Standards

By-law Complaint Form

Swimming Pool and Pool Enclosure Permit Application

Fire Services

Burn Permit Application

Corporate Services

Marriage Licence Application


Road Cut Application Form

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