Planning and Development

Planning and Development

The Planning Services Division is committed to planning and building a great city. Our team is drawn from a wide-range of backgrounds including planning, biological sciences, landscape architecture, engineering, surveying, geomatics and administration. 

We play a diverse role in leading planning conversations in the community and implementing the City of Greater Sudbury’s Official Plan

Check out our 2017-2022 Strategic Business Plan (PDF, 30 MB). It outlines our six key goals and over 60 initiatives that can improve planning in the community.

Read our 2016 Annual Report (PDF, 4 MB)

Contact Planning Services

Planning Services welcomes comments, feedback or any inquiries you may have about the Planning process in Greater Sudbury. Your feedback enables us to better understand how the Planning process is working for you and our community. With your input, we can plan and build for a better tomorrow. 

There are several ways to contact and provide feedback to Planning Services. For general comments, feedback or inquiries, we suggest sending an email to: or using the form below. 

Planning Administration: 705-674-4455, extension 4295
Fax: 705-673-2200
In Person: Third Floor, Tom Davies Square, 200 Brady St., Sudbury

Write to: City of Greater Sudbury
Planning Services Division
PO Box 5000, Station A,
Sudbury, ON,
P3A 5P3

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