Required fields are marked with asterisks (*)

Existing driveway/access modification application

Please read the Zoning and General Information section carefully before proceeding with the application.

Zoning and general information

  • Maximum front and/or exterior yard parking area coverage is 50%.
  • Maximum front and/or exterior yard parking width is 7.5 metres or 50% of lot frontage, whichever is less.
  • The parking area shall not exceed 20% of the total area.
  • All applicants are subject to an application fee of $124 (including tax).
  • All curb cut, curb fill, culvert installation and culvert removal fees are in addition to the application fee.
  • All fees are subject to change at any time.
  • All work must be done by the City of St. Catharines.
  • Proximity to hydro poles, streetlights, utility vaults, utility pedestals, fire hydrants, trees, intersections, etc. may affect the overall design and approval of the proposed driveway / access modification. Additional costs for the relocation of these items may apply and are at the discretion of the appropriate utility company or the City of St. Catharines.

Property owner information

Note: only the owner(s) of the property can apply for a driveway/access modification.

Existing driveway/access modification details


Please enter your measurements into the boxes below. Click on Appendix 1 for an explanation of the required fields. Please note that the Left (L) and Right (R) fields are based on your view of the driveway from the roadway.

Please sign your name below using your computer mouse or touch screen.