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Peel 2051 public consultations

Join one of the Open Houses to learn about our latest updates.

Peel 2051 is the Region’s Official Plan Review and Municipal Comprehensive Review (MCR), which will help us better plan for the future by taking action on new population and employment forecasts, responding to public and stakeholder feedback, and complying with new provincial legislation, plans, and policies.

Open Houses

The Region will be conducting two Open Houses to provide members of the public an opportunity to learn about the proposed ROPA, ask staff questions, and provide comments:

Note that the same materials will be presented at each of these Open Houses. The virtual display boards for the Peel 2051 focus areas are available below.

Download the notice.

Public Meeting

In addition to the Open Houses, a Public Meeting of Regional Council will be held on Thursday, November 4, 2021 at 1:00 p.m.

Due to the efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19, the meeting will be live-streamed from the Region of Peel, Council Chamber, 5th Floor, 10 Peel Centre Drive, Suite A, Brampton. To attend in person, please email the Office of the Regional Clerk or call (905) 791-7800, ext. 4502 for further instructions.

If you wish to make written or verbal submissions at the public meeting on the Regional Official Plan Amendment, please email the Office of the Regional Clerk or call (905) 791-7800, ext. 4502. Submissions should be submitted by 1:00 p.m. on November 4, 2021.

Please note: The Alton, Caledon East and Southfields Village Library Branches will be open during the Open Houses and Public Meeting, and will have some devices available for use, along with internet connectivity, while still following capacity limits with health and safety protocols in place.

Comment Period

Please provide comments by November 30, 2021 to Virpal Kataure, Principal Planner, Regional Planning and Growth Management, 10 Peel Centre Drive, Suite A, 6th Floor, Brampton, ON L6T 4B9, by phone to 905-791-7800 ext. 4364, or by email at planpeel@peelregion.ca.

Please Note

  1. If you wish to be notified of the decision of the Council of The Regional Municipality of Peel on the ROPA, you must make a written request to Kathryn Lockyer, Director and Regional Clerk at:

    Kathryn Lockyer, Regional Clerk
    Regional Municipality of Peel
    10 Peel Centre Dr., Suite A – 5th Fl. Brampton, ON L6T 4B9
    Tel: 905-791-7800, ext. 4502 Fax: 905-791-1693
    Email: regional.clerk@peelregion.ca

  2. If a person or public body would otherwise have an ability to appeal the decision of The Regional Municipality of Peel to the Ontario Land Tribunal but the person or public body does not make oral submissions at a public meeting or make written submissions to The Regional Municipality of Peel before the proposed official plan is adopted, the person or public body is not entitled to appeal the decision.
  3. If a person or public body does not make oral submissions at a public meeting or make written submissions to The Regional Municipality of Peel before the proposed official plan is adopted, the person or public body may not be added as a party to the hearing of an appeal before the Ontario Land Tribunal unless, in the opinion of the Tribunal, there are reasonable grounds to add the person or public body as a party.

For more information about this matter, including information about appeal rights, contact the Office of the Regional Clerk at regional.clerk@peelregion.ca or at 905-791-7800, ext. 4502.

Please note that your name will appear on the agendas and minutes of the Public Meeting of Regional Council if you provide oral or written submissions to Regional Council. The agendas and minutes of the Public Meeting of Regional Council will appear on the Region of Peel Website as a public record of the proceedings. All postings are in compliance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

Virtual Open House Display Boards

Find the latest virtual display boards on each focus area here:

Visit Draft policies and mapping for the October 1, 2021 draft version of proposed Official Plan policies and mapping to help track recommended changes.

Comment responses

Download a summary of the most-recent comment response tables:

Other information

The Fall 2020 consultations focused on draft Growth-related Focus Area policies and mapping that will guide how your community grows. Specific consultations were also held on the various draft technical studies supporting the Settlement Area Boundary Expansion (SABE) focus area.

A draft version of proposed Official Plan policies and mapping was compiled in June 2020 to help track changes being recommended, and can be found on the focus areas webpage.

Download the summary of the comment response table between March and October 2020.

September 2020 consultations

Virtual public consultation sessions on Growth-related focus areas were held on September 21st, 22nd, and 23rd, 2020. Due to Covid-19 related restrictions, the public joined various online forums to learn about the proposed policy changes and engage with staff. Find information presented at the September 2020 live consultation sessions here:

Settlement Area Boundary Expansion draft technical studies

Virtual public consultation sessions on Settlement Area Boundary Expansion draft technical studies were held on September 28th, 29th, 30th and October 1st, 2020. Due to Covid-19 related restrictions, the public joined various online forums to learn about the draft technical studies and engage with staff. Find information presented at the live consultation sessions here:

Public consultations were held on March 2nd, 3rd, and 5th, 2020 to explore the first set of draft policy changes for some environment related focus areas. Find here information presented at the March 2020 Open Houses and a summary report of comments received. Other open house and public meeting information can be found in the Reading Room.

Based on comments received from residents and stakeholders, Regional staff have been reviewing the draft policies and mapping for possible refinements. Read more about changes to environment related focus areas.

The Region's vision to create a "Community for Life" is supported by Peel 2051 planning efforts that ensure the future is filled with opportunities to live, work play, shop and get around in Peel. This work is supported through collaboration on various studies with the local municipalities to help meet their planning goals.

The City of Brampton, City of Mississauga and Town of Caledon must undertake their respective official plan reviews at more detailed planning level. Once the Regional Official Plan policies are approved by the Province, the Region will work to review and approve the local official plans.

To learn more about the local municipal official plan processes, visit the following websites:

Stay informed

Email Regional Planning & Growth Management or call 905-791-7800 ext. 4364 to receive the latest updates and submit comments on the Peel 2051 project.

Personal information collected pursuant to the requirements of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990 may be used to notify participants of future consultation, newsletters, and Regional Official Plan policies. All comments may become part of the public record of the review process to assist in making a decision on this planning matter. Questions regarding this collection may be directed to planpeel@peelregion.ca.

If language is a barrier to accessing this information, please call or email us with the details to explore translation or interpretation options.