Planning & Building

Planning Department

  • Information to residents, organizations, developers and consultants for those considering using a planning service, responding to both telephone and counter inquiries;
  • Maintains a current comprehensive zoning by-law and current Official Plan;
  • Processes applications to approve zoning by-law amendments, Official Plan amendments, subdivisions, condominiums, site plan and various agreements;
  • Provides compliance reports and lawyers letters;
  • Provides comments to the Committee of Adjustment;
  • Provides zoning comments for Building Permits;
  • Processes Committee of Adjustment applications; and,
  • Provides planning reports to council.

The Manager of Planning for the Municipality of Oliver Paipoonge is Sharron Martyn.  For more information please contact her at:

Tel: (807) 935-2613 ext. 224
Fax: (807) 935-3309
Email: sharron(dot)martyn(at)oliverpaipoonge(dot)on(dot)ca

Planning Applications

Building Department

  • Inspecting projects during key stages of construction to ensure work complies with the Building Code and the approved plans
  • Providing information and guidance to the public relative to construction related matters
  • Enforcement of the Ontario Building Code through the review of construction plans prior to the issuance of a building permit, the inspection of construction projects, and the issuance of orders and laying of charges where voluntary compliance is not forthcoming

The Chief Building Official for the Municipality of Oliver Paipoonge is Paul Manzon, C.B.O.  For further information please contact him at:

Tel: (807) 630-6493
Fax: (807) 935-3309
Email: pmanzon(at)tbaytel(dot)net

General Inquiries:
Tel: (807) 935-2613 ext. 234
Fax: (807) 935-3309