West of Conklin Study 

The City of Brantford has completed a SECONDARY PLANNING STUDY for SOUTHWEST BRANTFORD, an area of approximately 400 hectares, located west of Conklin Road on both sides of Shellard Lane.

Council approved and adopted the Secondary Plan in 2008, which has been incorporated into the City's Official Plan. To review the policy specific to the West of Conklin Secondary Plan (OPA 144), please go to the "Business" Section of this website, link to "Land Use and Development", where you will see a link for the Official Plan.  West of Conklin Secondary Plan is Section 19 of the Official Plan.


What is a Secondary Plan?

It is a document used to guide development or the re-development of:

  • Planning areas (as defined in the City of Brantford Official Plan)
  • Neighbourhoods
  • Corridors
  • Or any other area identified in the Official Plan

What does a Secondary Plan do?

It provides specific schedules and policy for areas of the City where more detailed direction for:

  • Land use;
  • Infrastructure;
  • Transportation;
  • Environmental and Open Space; and
  • Urban design;
  • guidelines are required beyond the general scope of the Official Plan.

Contact Information:

Nicole Wilmot
Manager of  Policy Planning
Planning Department, Community Services
City Hall, 100 Wellington
P.O. Box 818
Brantford, ON N3T 5R7
Phone: (519) 759-4150 ext.5472
Fax: (519) 752-6977