Notice of Public Meeting: 6939 King Street

Site Plan for 6939 King Street

A public meeting will be held to consider proposed Official Plan Amendment and Zoning By-law Amendment applications for a place of worship at 6939 King Street. Your input and insight will inform and shape plans that meet the needs of our community.

Due to continuing efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19 and to protect individuals, Town Hall will not be open to the public to attend public meetings until further notice. These meetings will be held electronically. 

Meeting date: June 1, 2021 | Meeting start time: 7 p.m.

How to participate

Members of the public may participate and learn more about proposed applications and can provide direct input.


 How to listen
Members of the public are welcome to participate via phone or WebEx Meeting upon request. To listen to the live meeting please dial 1-833-311-4101 and enter the required Access Code followed by the # key. Please note that there are deadlines by which the request to participate need to be made.
  • Access code: 132 290 0434 #
How to delegate
If you wish to delegate to a specific application listed on the agenda package, please register in advance by completing the electronic registration form.

Register to Delegate

Note: Complete and submit your electronic registration form prior to the start of the scheduled public meeting to ensure that your comments are heard during the meeting.

 How to submit a written comment
You may submit written comments by uploading them directly through the electronic registration form. If you do not wish to submit your written comments through the electronic registration form, you can e-mail your comments to and Written comments submitted will be considered public information and will form part of the public record.

Submit Written Comments

Note: Submit your written comments prior to the start of the scheduled public meeting.

 Speak to staff
Town hall has suspended in-person appointments until further notice. Please refer to for updates and if appointments by phone are available.

Proposed changes

The Official Plan Amendment proposes to redesignate the lands from Prime Agricultural Area to Rural Lands. The Zoning By-law Amendment proposes to rezone the lands from Small Agricultural Holdings (A3) to Institutional Exception XXX (I-XXX) to permit various institutional uses and site specific standards to permit the construction of a place of worship.

Applicant and location

  • Applicant: Weston Consulting on behalf of Swaminarayan Mandir Vasna Sanstha Canada
  • Location: 6939 King Street, Ward 4
  • File Number(s): POPA 2020-0003 and RZ 2020-0011

Lead Planner

Jessica Krushnisky, Meridian Planning Consultants 
On Behalf Of  Development Review Services, Planning Department, Town of Caledon ​
416-975-1556 x. 244

Additional information

For more information about this matter, please see the webpage 6939 King Street or contact the Lead Planner at Town Hall from Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

 How to stay informed
If you wish to be notified of a specific application, please make a request to:

Town of Caledon,
Planning and Development Services
6311 Old Church Road
Caledon, ON
L7C 1J6

Or via e-mail.

 Appeal Procedure
If a person or public body would otherwise have an ability to appeal the decision of the Council of the Town of Caledon to the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal but the person or public body does not make oral submissions at a public meeting or make written submissions to the Clerk of the Town of Caledon before the by-law is passed, the person or public body is not entitled to appeal the decision.

If a person or public body does not make oral submissions at a public meeting, or make written submissions to the Clerk of the Town of Caledon before the by-law is passed, the person or public body may not be added as a party to the hearing of an appeal before the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal unless, in the opinion of the Tribunal, there are reasonable grounds to do so.

If you require an accessibility accommodation or to access information in an alternate format, please contact staff in Legislative Services at 905.584.2272 x.2366 or via e-mail to Requests should be submitted at least 10 days prior to the scheduled meeting.

Multi-Tenant Landowners: Please post this notice in a visible location to all residents of the land.

Notice Date: May 6, 2021