Foundations in Planning for Elected Officials

Event Date
October 22, 2024 - 9:00 AM (EDT) to 12:30 PM (EDT)

AMO has revitalized its foundational planning training to provide an interactive and engaging session that familiarizes participants with legislation, processes and provides real life examples to give a deep understanding and insight into important planning matters.

Participants will learn and understand:

  • The need and importance of planning
  • The planning hierarchy (policy, legislation, regulations etc.) 
  • The process and timelines of planning.  

This half day session will walk you though important elements such as:

  • Committee of Adjustment application 
  • The Community Planning Permit System
  • Ministers Zoning Orders.
  • Zoning applications using a planners report that deals with an official plan amendment
  • Zoning amendments
  • Site plans
  • and so much more

Foundations in Planning for Elected Officials prepares participants for AMO's 2.0 planning training: Advanced Land Use Planning a Deeper Dive.

Registration will open soon.

This training is offered in a virtual environment and designed for elected officials and runs approximately 3 hours beginning at 9:00am. Training time may be subject to change.

Fee: $375.00 (+ HST)

A $75.00 cancellation fee applies



  • April 17, 2024
  • October 22, 2024 


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