If you are interested in developing properties or building structures in the Municipality of Red Lake this is the place to be. From here you can check property zoning, get information on applying for consents and minor variances, planning and building fees, building information, and find links to online forms and applications.


Notice of Applications and Public Meetings

View the Notice of Public Meeting for a Minor Variance to the Zoning By-Law

  • File Number: D13-19-01
  • Purpose: To request relief from waterfront setback requirements to allow for a house to be constructed 20 meters vertically above highest water level and 10 meters horizontally from highest water level..
  • Public Meeting Date: Tuesday, July 9, 2019; 5:15 p.m.

View the Notice of Public Meeting for a Minor Variance to the Zoning By-Law

  • File Number: D13-19-02
  • Purpose: To request relief to allow an accessory building to be built closer to the front lot line than the main building on the lot.
  • Public Meeting Date: Tuesday, July 9th, 2019; 5:15 p.m.

View the Notice of public meeting for a Zoning By-Law Amendment

  • File Number: D14-19-02
  • Purpose: To address a discrepancy between the definition of row or townhouse dwelling and the number of dwellings permitted per lot under Section 6 Townsite Residential Density 2 (R2) Zone.
  • Public Meeting Date: Tuesday, May 21st, 2019; 5:15 p.m.

View the Notice of application and public meeting for a Zoning By-Law Amendment

  • File Number: D14-19-01
  • Purpose: To change a portion of the regulated zoning to Institutional with site specific provisions (I-2) and the other portion to Townsite Residential Density 2 with site specific provisions to permit a 10 unit multi-residential building together with accessory office space (R2-9).
  • Public Meeting Date: Tuesday, March 12th, 2019; 5:15 p.m.

View the Notice of application and public meeting for a Consent

  • File Number: D10-19-02
  • Purpose: To receive Planning Act Consent to sever property, having the effect of creating one (1) new lot and retaining one (1). The new lot will be consolidated with 219 St. Paul's Bay Access Road.
  • Public Meeting Date: Tuesday, March 12th, 2019, at 5:15 p.m.

Planning Fees

For information on planning fees please refer to Schedule L of the Fees By-Law

Contact Building and Planning

If you have a question regarding construction of a building or renovation; Contact the Chief Building Inspector:

  • In person: 2 Fifth Street, Balmertown, ON
  • Email: noel.dumontier@redlake.ca
  • Phone: (807)-735-2096 ext. 226
  • Fax: (866) 681-2954

If you have a question regarding zoning or acceptable property use; Contact:

  • In person: 2 Fifth Street, Balmertown, ON
  • Email: mark.vermette@redlake.ca
  • Phone: (807)-735-2096 ext. 229
  • Fax: (866) 681-2954

If you think a property is being used in an unacceptable way; Contact the By-Law Enforcement Officer:

  • In person: 2 Fifth Street, Balmertown, ON
  • Email: bylaw@redlake.ca
  • Phone: (807)-735-2096 ext. 225
  • Fax: (866) 681-2954