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Region of Peel Official Plan and Municipal Comprehensive Review

What is the Regional Official Plan Review?

In keeping with the Government of Ontario’s Planning Act , the Region must update its Official Plan every 5 years.This mandatory update ensures that official plan policies stay current with Provincial plan and policy changes and reflect our changing community's needs.

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Peel 2041 is our current Regional Official Plan review. It started on May 23, 2013 with a public meeting.This meeting broached revisions that may be required in our Official Plan policies, schedules and figures.

What is the Municipal Comprehensive Review?

A Municipal Comprehensive Review (MCR) is a process required under the 2019 A Place to Grow Growth Plan for the Greater Golden Horseshoe and Provincial Policy Statement. It ensures that Official Plans conform with provincial plans and policies. An MCR results in a new official plan or official plan amendment which is submitted to the Province for approval.

Peel 2041: Regional Official Plan Review

By 2041, the Region is expected to be home to nearly 2 million residents and 1 million jobs. The Regional Official Plan Review process will:

The first set of draft policy changes are available for public consultation. These draft policies will explore some environmental related focus area changes. Updates on the status of all other focus areas will also be provided.

Regional Official Plan Amendment 27, as adopted by By-Law 12-2017, was approved by the Province and went into effect on September 1, 2017.

Read more about approved amendments

Focus areas

As part of the Peel 2041 Regional Official Plan Review, we will explore policy changes in specific focus areas. Policy changes on some growth related focus areas and progress updates on all focus areas will be explored during the Fall 2020 consultation period.

Read more about focus areas and upcoming consultations.

Timeline

2013

Peel 2041 Official Plan
Review kick-off

Provincial Policy Statement, 2014

Growth Management Workshops, 2013-2015

2016

Provincial Coordinated Plans Review

2017

ROPA 27: Health and the Built Environment, Age-Friendly Planning policies approved and in-effect.

Draft Growth Management and Transportation policies (put on hold due to changing Provincial framework).

2019

A Place to Grow, 2019

Dec. 12 Draft Environment policies report requesting consultation

2020

March Public consultations on Environment related Focus areas

We are here

Jun. 25 Draft Growth policies report requesting consultation

Fall 2020 Public consultations on Growth related Focus areas

2021

Winter 2021 Public consultations

2021 Statutory Public Consultations

Q4 Winter 2021 Council adoption of ROPA

2022

July 1, 2022 Provincial Conformity

Council reports

For additional information on the Peel 2041 work plan, please see the Council reports in the Reading room. For information on supporting Peel 2041 studies and technical reports, please see specific focus areas.

Peel 2041 newsletters

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