Properties are zoned as one of several different classifications, each of which have their own restrictions concerning building and development. Please be aware that, when purchasing property, you should always check with the local municipality about any restrictions that may be in place. Contact the By-Law Enforcement Officer if you have questions about the zoning of a certain property.
Municipal Office- 705-282-2702
The Manitoulin Planning Board looks after all zoning issues for the Municipality of Gordon/Barrie Island and Manitoulin Island. If you have questions about amendments to zoning by-laws or conditions, contact the Manitoulin Planning Board located at 40 Water St. in the Harbour Centre [1st Floor] in Gore Bay.
Monday – Friday: 8:30am – 4:30pm