Use the City of Markham Zoning Search Form below to request the permitted uses and development standards for any property within Markham, Ontario. Your request will be sent directly to the Building Standards Department for a response. You will receive confirmation that your request has been received. Please allow 5 business days for processing. The information will be emailed directly to you.
All requests for permitted uses and development standards must be submitted through the Zoning Search Form below. Please note we do not provide zoning information over the phone or in person. If you require immediate zoning information you may visit the Development Services Counter (Thornhill Entrance) to view the applicable zoning by-law. Interpretations of the zoning by-law will not be provided at the counter.
General city-wide zoning information related to decks, home occupations, signs and parking can be found online at the Zoning Information page. Questions related to these requirements can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
The fee for a zoning search is $50 and is paid online with the submission of the form below. Please note that this fee is non-refundable.
For additional information on the completion of a zoning search, please review the How to Complete a Zoning Search document.