Letters & Submissions

Enhanced Authority for Minister's Zoning Orders

Jan 30, 2021

Changes to Minister's Zoning Orders (MZOs) in 2020 allowed the Minister of Municipal Affairs & Housing to rezone areas and expedite development proposals, even where municipal plans already exist. CFFO is concerned this poses a risk to farmland under development pressure. We also object to the loss of public consultation where MZOs are used.

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