Developing Toronto is a staff team committed to working with both staff and the development industry to improve the services related to development. An efficient, timely and transparent development approval process is important for Toronto's growth, competitive edge and quality of life.
Access the development application forms and understand the submission requirements and process here.
Download the Committee of Adjustment(COA) Application, understand the COA process and view the district COA panel locations and meeting schedules.
Search the Application Information Centre for details of current Planning Applications. Tips on how to search and frequently asked questions are available.
How to comply with the Toronto Green Standard two-tier set of performance measures and guidelines related to sustainable site and building design for new private and public development.
Effective January 1, 2016 applicants are required to post a sign on subject lands using the new sign design and protocol. Notice of proposed development application and public meeting signs will continue to be required for Official Plan Amendments, Zoning By-law Amendments, Draft Plan of Subdivision and Draft Plan of Condominium (Common Elements and Vacant Land only).
Incorporating accessibility facilities and features into the design of new developments and adjacent publicly accessible spaces contributes to making Toronto’s built environment “barrier free”, enabling more Torontonians to move about freely and safely. Development proposals should consider how to incorporate accessible design elements, facilities and features to provide functional, safe and attractive access for all.