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Township of Puslinch, 7404 Wellington Road 34, Puslinch, Ontario N0B 2J0

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Planning and Development Advisory Committee

The primary function of the Planning & Development Advisory Committee is to consider applications for minor variances from the Zoning By-law and to assist Council on planning and development matters that affect the Township, including commenting on Zoning Amendments, Land Severances and Site Plans along Brock Road.

Terms of Reference- Planning and Development Advisory Committee


  • The Committee shall be comprised of 1 Councillor and 4 Members of the Public.
  • The members of the committee who are not members of a municipal council shall hold office for the term of the council that appointed them and the members of the committee who are members of a municipal council shall be appointed annually.

Meeting Schedule

The Committee meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m., and as many additional times as the Committee deems necessary. Please see Schedule for Minor Variance application deadline and corresponding meeting dates.


  • This Committee reports to Council for all matters excluding committee of adjustment responsibilities.
  • Written reports or minutes from this Committee shall be submitted to Council after each meeting.
  • This Committee for committee of adjustment matters is a quasi-judicial tribunal with its members appointed by Council and it renders decisions on minor variance applications independently.


Compensation to be determined by Council.


Disclosures of Pecuniary Interest

When a Committee member experiences a direct or indirect conflict related to an issue they are involved in, it becomes a pecuniary interest and must be disclosed.

2019 Disclosures of Pecuniary Interest

2020 Disclosures of Pecuniary Interest

Committee MemberMeeting DateAgenda ItemGeneral Nature of Pecuniary Interest
Dan KennedyNovember 10, 20205(d)He lives within the circulation area

2021 Disclosures of Pecuniary Interest

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