It is the policy of the Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake Community & Development Services Department that all applicants must consult with the Heritage Advisor before submitting an application.  For further information and to arrange for a Pre-consultation meeting, please contact the Jesse Auspitz, Planner II at ext. 258 or jauspitz@notl.org

Once a Pre-consultation meeting has been held, a complete application must be submitted and reviewed.

Please refer to the following schedule for application deadline - Application Deadline & Meeting Schedule

• Queen-Picton Heritage Conservation District Plan 1986
Heritage Permit Application

Request for Comment Form
If you would like to have the Committee's input on a proposed alteration to a designated property, please complete the following form and submit to Heritage Staff.
Request for Comment Form


Paint Colours
Approved Queen-Picton Heritage Conservation District Colours. For additional colour choices, please contact the Heritage Advisor.

PLEASE NOTE: Painting the exterior of a designated building requires a Heritage Permit, unless the building is being repainted the same colour.  Please contact us for further information.
Pratt & Lambert 
Benjamin Moore 
Equivalent Paint Colours

The Municipal Register of Properties of Cultural Heritage Value and Interest
The Municipal Register of Cultural Heritage Properties is a list that the clerk of every local municipality is required to keep. It is an official list of properties of cultural heritage value in the community. The register must include all properties in the municipality which are designated under Part IV (individual designation) and Part V (district designation) of the Ontario Heritage Act. The list can also include non-designated properties of cultural heritage value and interest.
Niagara-on-the-Lake Municipal Register

Archaeological Potential Areas
Archaeological potential area map

Heritage Restoration and Improvement Grant Program
Grant Application Form - Please note that the next phase of grant applications are being accepted until August 30th. Please contact Jesse Auspitz at ext. 258 for more information.
Grant Program Process

For more information, please contact:
Jesse Auspitz, Planner II  |  Ext. 258, jauspitz@notl.org