Risk Management Office

237897 Inglis Falls Road, RR4
Owen Sound, ON N4K 5N6
Phone: 519-470-3000 Toll Free: 877-470-3001
Fax: 519-470-3005
Email: rmo@greysauble.on.ca

Section 59 of the Clean Water Act
Local Source Protection Plan (SPP) policies identify land-use activities that are subject to prohibition or risk management plans. These activities are identified in local SPPs, municipal official plans and/or zoning by-laws. A Notice to proceed is required from a Risk Management Official before an application or approval under the Planning Act can proceed or a building permit issued.

If you are applying for a building permit:
Fill out the following
S.59 screening form

save a copy and send the completed form via email: rmo@greysauble.on.ca or fax: 519-470-3005

Risk Management Planning Brochure

Factsheet - Getting Familiar with Drinking Water Threats



Watershed diagram

Supporting Resources

Farm Source Water Protection OFEC Framework workbook
OFEC Framework

Fillable form version of workbook here or a Pdf format file to save, print or download here (2,926 KB file).