Guidelines for Planning Justification Reports

The City of Hamilton's Guidelines for Planning Justification Reports (PDF, 47 KB) has been prepared to guide applicants in the preparation of a Planning Justification Report.

The purpose of the Guidelines for Planning Justification Reports is to:

  • provide a guideline for the preparation of Planning Justification Reports which are required for the submission of an application for Official Plan Amendment, Zoning By-law Amendment, Draft Plan of Subdivision, and/or Site Plan, under the Ontario Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990.