Zoning Information

Zoning Search

During the planning stage of your project, you must determine what zoning requirements apply to your property. Use the online Zoning Search form to request zoning information for any property within Markham.

Zoning By-laws

Zoning Bylaws contain standards governing the development of land and the construction of buildings including permitted uses, size, height and location of structures. For example, the City's Zoning Bylaws regulate how close to the lot line you can build or if you can locate a certain type of business at an address in Markham.

City Wide By-laws:

Urban Area By-law:

Zoning Bylaws may be viewed or purchased at the City's Planning Department, Markham Civic Centre at the Thornhill Entrance, 101 Town Centre Boulevard, Markham, Ontario, L3R 9W3.

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