Special Events Permits

A "Special Event" is any annual or infrequently occuring event or activities that take place at a Township park, property or on a Township road, requiring a road closure.  A Special Event may be a parade, procession, ceremony, street dance or party, festival, carnival, bicycle race, marathon or footrace, triathlon, biathlon, walkathon that occupies part or all of a road within the Township. 

township's special events policy (COR-0111)

special events permit application

Temporary road closures accommodating special event

submission timeline

A complete application for a special event permit must be received by the Township Legislative Services Department not less than thirty (30) days prior to the event. 

policy requirements

Please view the Township's Special Events Policy for more information about requirements relating to:

  • Insurance
  • Signage and Barricades
  • Temporary Structures
  • Locates
  • Amusement Devices and Air Supported Structures
  • Waste Disposal
  • Site Plan
  • Temporary Power and Utilities
  • Noise
  • Notification of community
  • Police and Emergency Assistance
  • Portable Washrooms
  • Trails
  • Competitive, Timed Events
  • Street Parties

For more information on special events in the Township and Special Events Permits, please call 519-856-9596 ext. 140 or amcrae@get.on.ca