Public Notices

Office Notice - COVID-19

Office Notice – March 16, 2020

The Township of Southwold takes the health of residents, visitors, and staff very seriously and is carefully monitoring the situation regarding the COVID-19 virus in Ontario.

The Township recommends following guidance from the Government of Canada on self-isolating for 14 days.

If you have recently travelled outside of Canada, please do not enter the office.

If you have a fever, cough, difficulties breathing or are not feeling well, please do not enter the office.

Please stay home if possible and take time to rest and get better. Your health and safety are important to us, and we will work with you as best we can through phone / email.

If your business with the Township can be handled over the phone or electronically, we would encourage you to do so.

Phone – 519-769-2010 – website –

Payments can be made electronically or left in the mail slot on the exterior of the building.

Notice of Public Meeting - Building Fees

A public meeting is to be held on Monday April 8, 2019 at 8:00 p.m. at the Township office located at 35663 Fingal Line, Fingal ON.   It is the intention of the Township of Southwold under Section 7 of the Building Code Act to amend the fees described in By-law No. 2017-51, Tariff of Fees.  The fees as amended will take effect on the date of the passing of the by-law.

Any person upon request may receive the following information at no cost.

i) An estimated cost of administrating and enforcing teh Building Code Act by the prinicipal authority

ii) A copy of the new fee schedule

iii) The rational for imposing or changing the fees. 

Any questions, please contact the municipal office at 519-769-2010.   


The Township of Southwold will replace broken mailboxes ONLY if snow removal equipment makes physical contact with the mailbox.  Property owners are responsible to ensure mailboxes are securely attached to their post.