Markham protects its heritage properties. Properties identified as being of cultural heritage value or interest are given specific levels of protection from demolition.

Protected Heritage Properties are:

  • listed on Markham Register of Property of Cultural Heritage Value or Interest
  • subject to a ‘Notice of Intention to Designate’ resolution passed by Council
  • individually Designated Property (Part IV of the Ontario Heritage Act)
  • located within a heritage conservation district (Part V of the Ontario Heritage Act)

How to Request a Demolition [PDF]

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