Fence Viewers

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Each Term of Office, the Town of Georgina Council appoints individuals to act as ‘Fenceviewers’.

When neighbours cannot agree on the construction, reconstruction or maintenance of a fence, the Line Fences Act, being a provincial law, governs the arbitration process if necessary. Three fence viewers will examine the land in question and hear submissions from the adjoining owners and/or their witnesses. All notices under the Act are sent out by the Clerk’s Office.

Terms of Reference

The Fence Viewer 

outlines the purpose, general activities and appointment responsibility.

Current Fence Viewers

  • Peter Bunnik
  • Keith Pitts
  • Bradd Quigg
  • Richard Munro

For assistance and information please contact the Licensing Coordinator by email at tfrankland@georgina.ca or telephone 905-476-4301 Ext. 2291.

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