Community Consultation


The Municipality of Port Hope has a comprehensive Community Consultation policy outlining a three-level approach and step-by-step process for public participation. The policy provides a framework by which Municipal Staff may assess the level of community input applicable to a particular project or initiative and provides for public input into the municipal decision-making process in an inclusive, effective manner.

Download our Community Consultation Policy - By-law 56/2011

Once a consultation is complete, that relevant section is removed from this page and typically the final document is posted under Municipal Publications. For more information on the Community Consultation process contact

Personal information is being collected on this form under the authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. Please note that personal information provided will form part of the public record and is public information that may be published as part of Council agenda / public consultation processes. Questions about the collection of personal information may be directed to the Municipal FOI Coordinator at 905.885.4544 x 2231.

Affordable Housing Strategy

November 20, 2019

The County of Northumberland initiated the development of an affordable housing strategy in May 2018. The primary goal of this undertaking was to develop a strategy with a focus on increasing the supply of rental housing at a variety of affordability…

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2019 Proposed Fees for Services

November 06, 2019

On Tuesday, November 5, 2019, the Finance Committee approved a recommendation to post the 2019 Proposed Fees for Services schedule for community consultation from November 6 to November 25, 2019. As such, the Proposed Fees…

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Choate Street Extension Community Consultation

September 11, 2019

*NEW: The full summary report from Public Information Centre (PIC) #3 is available below.  Please see the Choate Street Extension Project Update to the Community that was posted on the Public Notice page of the website. This…

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Cenotaph Refurbishment Project

August 07, 2019

The Port Hope Legion Branch 30 has long identified the desire to enhance and upgrade the Cenotaph in Memorial Park. Staff have been working with members of the Legion with respect to the design and costs associated with a potential fundraising…

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Kinsmen Park Gazebo

August 07, 2019

*Please note: The comment period for this consultation is now closed.  The parkland located on Mill Street adjacent to the river and north of Walton Street is named Kinsmen Park (2008), as a result of a substantial donation received by…

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