Toronto City Council has appointed a Committee of Adjustment consisting of citizen members. They regularly hold public hearings to consider applications for minor variances and consents. Learn more about minor variances and consent applications.

Virtual Public Hearings

All Committee of Adjustment hearings will be held as Virtual Public Hearings until further notice. Committee of Adjustment hearings are being conducted through Webex, an on-line digital platform, and streamed on the Toronto City Planning YouTube Channel.

Three ways to Participate in Virtual Public Hearings

Applications and Status Updates

Search the City Planning Application Information Centre for active Committee of Adjustment applications and status updates.

Public Hearing Schedules

District and Ward Alignment

  • Etobicoke York – Wards 1, 2, 3, 5, 7
  • North York – Wards 6, 8, 15, 16, 17, 18
  • Toronto & East York – Wards 4, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 19
  • Scarborough – Wards 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25

Find Your Ward

Use your address to find your ward. Once you know your ward, you can find your district.

2019 Toronto District Boundaries

Forms, Submission Guidelines & Fees

Development application forms, submission requirements and fees.

Research Request Portal

Search for Committee of Adjustment decisions for a particular area.


Starting in May 2017, the appeal process for Committee of Adjustment is managed through the Toronto Local Appeal Body.

Process & Participation

Committee of Adjustment brochure, Rules of Procedure and answers to frequently asked questions.