Applications and Consideration of Requests


Application forms are available from the Heritage Planner. Any request for funding should be discussed in advance with the Heritage Planner to determine eligibility and details of work proposed.

Details of the application: In filing an application for financial assistance, the applicant completes the required form and provides, at a minimum, the following information:

  • Signature of the owner and/or agent authorizing the request;
  • Legal description of the subject property;
  • Information on any outstanding mortgages or loans;
  • Description of the work including plans to scale and drawings;
  • Two cost estimates based on identical work by contractors competent in the field of heritage conservation. Some specifications for approved conservation methods are available from the Planning Department;
  • The amount of loan/grant requested.

Consideration of Requests

All applications are processed by the Heritage Planner and reported to the Windsor Heritage Committee, which reviews the application and provides recommendations to Council on funding the work to be completed, including materials. Opportunities exist for the applicant to make a submission to the Windsor Heritage Committee and Council in support of the application.

For general information, call 311. For detailed inquiries, contact us at:

Planning & Building Services Department
Planning Division
Suite 320, 350 City Hall Square West
Windsor, Ontario, Canada N9A 6S1
Phone: (519) 255-6543
Fax: (519) 255-6544