Community Consultation


The Municipality of Port Hope has a comprehensive Community Consultation policy outlining a three-level approach and step-by-step process for public participation. The policy provides a framework by which Municipal Staff may assess the level of community input applicable to a particular project or initiative and provides for public input into the municipal decision-making process in an inclusive, effective manner.

Download our Community Consultation Policy - By-law 56/2011

Once a consultation is complete, that relevant section is removed from this page and typically the final document is posted under Municipal Publications. For more information on the Community Consultation process contact

Personal information is being collected on this form under the authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. Please note that personal information provided will form part of the public record and is public information that may be published as part of Council agenda / public consultation processes. Questions about the collection of personal information may be directed to the Municipal FOI Coordinator at 905.885.4544 x 2231.

Splash Pad

February 26, 2020

A new splash pad at Wladyka Park has been approved by Council through the 2020 budget. This project will include the splash pad itself with approximately 20 spray features geared to a variety of age groups, necessary mechanical/filtration equipment,…

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Animal Control By-Law

February 14, 2020

The proposed Animal Control By-law is being posted for a period of two weeks to allow for public review and feedback. The Animal Control By-law 18/2014 has been in place since 2014. The proposed updates to the By-law include some new requirements,…

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Penryn Mason Homes - Phase 5

December 02, 2019

Draft Plan of Subdivision, Zoning By-law Amendment, and Official Plan Amendment Applications - Mason Homes Phase 5 *Please scroll down to the bottom of this page to submit comments and feedback.  The Public Meeting for the Mason Homes…

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Affordable Housing Strategy

November 20, 2019

The County of Northumberland initiated the development of an affordable housing strategy in May 2018. The primary goal of this undertaking was to develop a strategy with a focus on increasing the supply of rental housing at a variety of affordability…

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Choate Street Extension Community Consultation

September 11, 2019

*NEW: The Choate Street Extension Project File Report has been posted for a public review period, beginning Monday, December 2, 2019 and ending on January 6, 2020. The Project File Report is also available  in hard copy for review…

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