Urban Design Requirements

In order to maintain a high quality of architectural design, streetscape and landscaping in the Town of Caledon, we encourage all new developments to review, reference and meet the requirements of the Town-Wide Design Guidelines. This is achieved through the development application process.

Town-Wide Design Guidelines

The Town's design guidelines provide sustainable and creative recommendations in both rural and urban Caledon that protect and enhance the natural environment. Design guidelines achieve this by accommodating future development and trends in architectural design and site plan development. Review the Town-Wide Design Guidelines and the following appendices before you submit a development application:

Design guidelines by community

Although the Town-wide Design Guidelines are applicable for all of Caledon, there are some area-specific design guidelines that take precedence. These area specific design guidelines provide additional information based on researched Community Design Plans and Architectural Design Guidelines. Review the guidelines in each community.


For properties in Bolton, you should review the following guideline:

Caledon East

For properties in Caledon East, you should review the following design guidelines:

Mayfield West

For properties in Mayfield West, you should review the Mayfield West Phase I Community Design Plan and Phase II Community Design Plan. You should also review the following architectural guidelines:


For properties in Tullamore, you should also review the Secondary Plan Community Design Guidelines.