About Development

The way we plan and build our communities and homes affects our natural environment. Environmental planning is an important part of protecting our land and water.

Our Approvals Team includes professionals in environmental planning, biology, hydrology, engineering, and water resources.

Our staff are pleased to provide: Planning ReviewsProperty Inquiry Services; and support to municipalities for Drinking Water Source Protection.

Our work supports development decisions that protect natural features in our watershed and enhance our ecosystems. SNC works with municipal and agency partners, developers, landowners, and contractors, to safeguard human life and property from natural hazards.

Our Septic Program delivers Ontario Building Code - Part 8 Sewage Systems to 13 municipalities; working with landowners and contractors to ensure proper installation and repair of septic systems.