Lower Trent Conservation
Did You Know?

Collectively, Conservation Authorities own and protect a total of 150,000 hectares, including forests, wetlands, areas of natural and scientific interest, recreational lands, natural heritage and cultural sites, as well as, land for flood and erosion control.

Forms and Fees


Lower Trent Conservation has established fees for reviewing permit and planning applications, property inquiries, and associated technical information. Fees vary depending on the scale, scope and technical review required. Fees are used to offset costs associated with the review.

2023 Fee Policy & Schedules (effective December 1, 2022)


Section 28 Complaints

If you see some work being completed that may not be authorized and would like to request Lower Trent Conservation staff to look into it, please fill out and sign the Section 28 Complaint Form below. Please note that Lower Trent Conservation will not investigate complaints made anonymously. Completed forms can be submitted by e-mail to [email protected]. Alternatively, you can mail your completed form to us at: 714 Murray Street, RR 1 Trenton, ON K8V 5P4

Spills Action Centre

Call Ontario’s Spills Action Centre if you witness:

  • pollution spilled on land, in the water or in the air
  • industrial or commercial noise pollution
  • waste being dumped into the natural environment
  • improper disposal of commercial waste

Visit https://www.ontario.ca/page/report-pollution-and-spills for more information.