If you're interested in developing land in Kitchener, we offer a variety of resources to help guide you through the application process - including urban design, community planning and growth management.

On this page:

  1. COVID-19 updates
  2. Planning resources
  3. Development applications
  4. Planning fees

COVID-19 updates

Our development services have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. For current information on how the service outlined on this page has been impacted, visit our COVID-19 page.


Planning resources

To help get you started, we offer a list of planning resources for you to view before filling out a development application.


Development applications

Our planning team manages all applications for land development, including:

Most development applications are now being accepted in digital format only – please see submission requirements on individual web page and application form (links above) for more details. If you are unable to submit your application electronically, please contact our office to make alternate arrangements.


Fees

Kitchener city council has approved fees for development applications and processes: