Planning Services

COVID-19 Update - December 23, 2020

Following Monday’s announcement of a province-wide lockdown to reduce the spread of COVID-19, the City of Greater Sudbury is making temporary changes to a number of services and programs. The following changes will be in effect beginning at 12:01 a.m. on Saturday, December 26 until Saturday, January 9.

Tom Davies Square will remain open by appointment only, Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Public access is limited to the main floor, including the public washrooms. Residents should avoid all non-essential visits to Tom Davies Square. Many services are available online or over the phone, and residents are asked to first contact 311 by phone or Live Web Chat ( to see if there’s an alternative to an in-person visit. A full list of online services can be found at

Planning Services has modified processes for drop off or electronic submission of Planning Applications. 

Tom Davies Square is closed to the public. Access is by appointment.

Option 1 – To schedule an appointment or for more information call 311. Residents attending Tom Davies Square for appointments will be screened as per Public Health guidelines.

Option 2 – Electronic submission of planning applications to

Please review the temporary measures put in place before you submit your application.

Due to the rapidly changing nature of the COVID-19 situation, please note this page was last updated: Dec 23, 2020 at 2:44:08 PM