Building department processing applications and issuing permits

WELLINGTON NORTH – The township is advising the public the local building department is accepting all building permit applications and issuing building permits.

In response to the COVID-19 virus the Township of Wellington North municipal office in Kenilworth is operating by appointment only and building department staff are continuing to work remotely.

In an Aug. 5 notice the township indicates all building permit applications, along with supporting documents should be submitted  by email to chief building official Darren Jones at

There is also a drop box at the municipal office at 7490 Sideroad 7 West in Kenilworth that is checked daily.

To book building inspections call the building department at (519) 848-3620 Ext. 5. Please allow 48 hours notice.

General property and building inquiries can also be directed to development clerk Tammy Pringle at

Planning and development applications may still be submitted to the township, however at this time public meetings for zoning by-law amendments or public hearings for minor variance applications are being scheduled via web conference.