Engineering Forms, Applications, and Guides

Forms and Applications

Backflow Assembly Test Report 
All backflow assemblies need to be tested on an annual basis, as they prevent the Township’s water supply from possible contamination and play a key role in ensuring the safety and quality of the Township's water.

Public Service Signs 
Apply to advertise your community recreation team on select public service boards.

Driveway Application 
Apply to install a new driveway. Read the step-by-step instruction guide .

Hydrant Use 
Apply to use water from a Township fire hydrant (commonly used for construction purposes). 

Park License to Enter 
Apply to access private property adjacent to Township parks and green spaces.

Park Permit 
Organizers require a valid park permit when their use of public space will include 100 participants or more. Park permits are also required if users are participating in certain activities or bringing restricted items to a public space.

Highway Use Permit – General 
Work on or in municipal roads or rights-of-way requires a Highway Use Permit. Read the step-by-step instruction guide .

Highway Use Permit – Annual 
Apply to have private infrastructure overhang municipal property (such as awning signs, sandwich boards, patio furniture, and blade signage)

Highway Use Permit – Oversize/Overweight Vehicle 
Apply for vehicles that exceed the allowable size and weight limits, as per Section 401 of the Township’s Highway and Traffic Bylaw. An oversize/overweight highway use permit is required to relocate mobile homes, as a condition of a building permit.

Highway Use Permit – Special Events 
Special events that affect Township roadways or rights-of-way require a Highway Use Permit for Special Events. Read the step-by-step instruction guide .

Highway Use Permit – Unopened Road 
Properties adjacent to unopened roads/road right of ways owned by the Township, can apply to use an unopened portion of road on an annual basis (for example, to access a property).

Tree Removal/Cutting 
To help ensure tree health and the urban canopy, property owners are required to apply for a permit through the Tree Removal/Cutting application process if they want to cut or remove a tree from their property.

Water Shut Off 
Apply to have your municipal water connection temporarily turned off (such as for minor repairs, home renovation, or demolition) and turned back on again.

How Do I... Guides

Interested in requesting services or more information, but not sure where to start? Check out our How Do I guides below for step-by-step instructions on starting common Engineering requests and processes.

Boulevard Tiling / Ditch In-filling 
Steps for applying to fill in the ditch in front of your property.

Driveway Widening 
How to apply for widening your existing driveway.

Driveways 
For installing a new driveway, review these application instructions.

Highway Use Permit 
Work on or in municipal roads or rights-of-way requires a Highway Use Permit. Follow these steps for an application.

Highway Use Permit for Special Events 
Instructions for what to do if you’re holding a special event that affects Township roads or rights-of-way.

Sanitary Sewer Service Connection 
Follow these steps to apply for connecting your residential property to the municipal sanitary sewer system.

Second Driveways 
How to apply for a second driveway permit.

Storm Sewer Connection 
If you’re interested in connecting your residential property to the municipal stormwater system, follow these steps.

Water Connection for Single Family Homes 
For connecting your single-family dwelling to the municipal water system, review these instructions.

Water Connection for Commercial, Multi-Family, or Farm Properties 
A guide to connecting your industrial, commercial, institutional, farm status, or multi-family property to the municipal water system.

Street Parking 
A guide to common questions and concerns regarding street parking.

Traffic Signals 
Frequently asked questions about how traffic signals in the Township work, and how to enquire about the installation of a new signal.

Crosswalks 
For information on the types of crosswalks in the Township and how to request the review of a potential crosswalk, view this guide.

Intersection Review 
All about intersections in the Township, including roundabouts, signals, and two-way and four-way stops.

Traffic Calming 
A frequently-asked-question guide on traffic calming, including requesting speed bumps, raised crosswalks, and more.

Operating a Business/Service in a Township Park or Public Space 
If you’re interested in providing private instruction of boot camps, tennis, or any other health and fitness opportunity in a Township park, follow these requirements.