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Zoning By-law

The City of Mississauga’s Zoning By-law regulates the use of land, buildings and structures in the City.

Use the Interactive Zoning By-law to view the consolidated text of the by-law.

View Interactive Zoning By-law


Unconsolidated by-law amendments

The Zoning By-law reflects amendments up to March 2020. This is a list of zoning by-law amendments passed by Council but not yet included in the online version of the Zoning By-law due to the status of the amendments.

View the list of unconsolidated amendments.

Finding your zoning

Use the property and zoning information map to determine your property’s zoning. Then access the Zoning By-law to read about the regulations that apply to your zone.

PDF version of Zoning By-law

View a PDF version of the Zoning By-law Index Map.

PDFs of the by-law’s individual sections are available below.

Part/section and description Last updated
By-law Number March 31, 2014
Amendments March 31, 2020
Appeals September 30, 2010
Table of Contents December 31, 2019
How This By-law Works October 31, 2016
Part 1 – Administration, Interpretation and Enforcement February 28, 2019
Section 1.2 – Definitions November 30, 2019
Section 1.3 – Illustrations February 28, 2019
Part 2 – General Provisions November 30, 2019
Part 3 – Parking, Loading and Stacking Lane Regulations September 30, 2019
Part 4.1 – General Provisions for Residential Zones December 31, 2019
Part 4.2.1 to 4.2.2 – R1 to R5 Permitted Uses and Zone Regulations and R1 Exception Zones July 31, 2019
Part 4.2.3 – R2 Exception Zones August 31, 2019
Part 4.2.4 – R3 Exception Zones December 31, 2019
Part 4.2.5 – R4 Exception Zones December 31, 2019
Part 4.2.6 – R5 Exception Zones March 31, 2019
Parts 4.3 to 4.7 – R6 to R16 Zones December 31, 2019
Part 4.8 – RM1 and RM2 Zones (Semi-Detached) February 28, 2019
Part 4.9 – RM3 Zone (Semi-Detached on a CEC – Road) February 28, 2019
Part 4.10 – RM4 Zone (Townhouses) January 31, 2020
Part 4.11 – RM5 Zone (Street Townhouses) February 28, 2019
Part 4.12 – RM6 Zone (Townhouses on a CEC – Road) January 31, 2019
Part 4.13A – RM8 Zone (Back to Back and/or Stacked Townhouses) November 30, 2019
Part 4.14 – RM9 and RM10 Zones (Back to Back and Stacked Townhouses) November 30, 2019
Part 4.14A – RM11 Zone (Back to Back Townhouses on a CEC – Road) February 28, 2019
Part 4.14B – RM12 Zone (Back to Back Townhouses on a Street) February 28, 2019
Parts 4.15.1 to 4.15.2 – RA1 to RA5 Permitted Uses and Zone Regulations and RA1 Exception Zones February 28, 2019
Part 4.15.3 – RA2 Exception Zones January 31, 2020
Part 4.15.4 – RA3 Exception Zones November 30, 2019
Part 4.15.5 – RA4 Exception Zones November 30, 2019
Part 4.15.6 – RA5 Exception Zones November 30, 2019
Part 5 – O Zone (Office) July 31, 2018
Parts 6.1 to 6.2.1 – General Provisions for Commercial Zones and C1 to C5 Permitted Uses and Zone Regulations July 31, 2018
Part 6.2.2 – C1 Exception Zones February 28, 2019
Part 6.2.3 – C2 Exception Zones February 28, 2019
Part 6.2.4 – C3 Exception Zones February 28, 2019
Part 6.2.5 – C4 Exception Zones March 31, 2020
Part 6.2.6 – C5 Exception Zones April 30, 2018
Part 7 – CC1 to CC4 and CCOS Zones (City Centre) March 31, 2019
Parts 8.1 to 8.2.1 – General Provisions for Employment Zones and E1 to E3 Permitted Uses and Zone Regulations February 28, 2019
Parts 8.2.2 to 8.2.4 – E1 to E3 Exception Zones January 31, 2020
Part 9 – OS1 to OS3 Zones (Open Space) November 30, 2019
Part 10 – G1 and G2 Zones (Greenlands) July 31, 2018
Part 11 – PB1 and PB2 Zones (Parkway Belt) October 31, 2015
Part 12 – Other Zones: U (Utility), I (Institutional), D (Development), B (Buffer) and A (Airport Zones) December 31, 2018
Part 13 – Zoning Maps March 31, 2020

Contact us

If you have questions about the Zoning By-law or need an alternate accessible format of the by-law please contact 311 (905-615-4311 outside City limits) or email public.info@mississauga.ca.

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If you are experiencing a technical issue with the Interactive Zoning By-law, please email tscott.anderson@mississauga.ca.