Lower Trent Conservation
Did You Know?

More the 80 % of Ontario’s population receives their drinking water from a municipal drinking water system. Municipalities, Conservation Authorities, and Source Protection Authorities others play a strong role in ensuring that municipally treated drinking water is safe for our use.


Links to Other Agencies

Projects requiring a permit under Part VI of the Conservation Authorities Act from Lower Trent Conservation may also be subject to other legislation, policies and standards administered by other agencies and municipalities such as the provincial Drainage ActEnvironmental Assessment Act, and Federal Fisheries Act among others. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that all other necessary approvals are obtained prior to undertaking any works. Links to planning approval agencies with the Lower Trent Conservation watershed region are provided below