Entrance and Wide Load Permits

Entrance Permits

An Entrance Permit is required before you can begin construction of your driveway entrance or installation of underground cables or water lines that run under Township Roadways.

There are 4 types of Entrance Permits:

  1. Residential
  2. Commercial
  3. Temporary
  4. Logging

Please complete the Entrance Permit Application Form in full and submit to the Roads Superintendent. The form can also be dropped off at the Administration Office for review and approval.

Forms are able to be printed from the website or can be picked up at the Administration Office, front counter.

Please ensure that you have the proper permits or approvals before beginning any construction. For more information, please call 705-286-3144.

Wide Load Permits

A Wide Load Permit is required before an over dimensional item can be moved while traveling along Township Roadways. Oversized items include buildings, modular homes, docks or other structures. Please contact the Roads Department for more details.

There are 2 types of Wide Load Permit:

  1. Wide Load Permit – Single
  2. Wide Load Permit – Annual

The Permit must be completed in full with proof of insurance included and submitted to the Administrative Assistant one (1) week prior to the date of the move required. The Road Superintendent will then review the permit for approval. Once approved, payment is required in the form of cash or a cheque made out to “The Township of Minden Hills”. The original signed permit must be kept in the vehicle during the trip in the event that authorities ask to see your documentation.

Forms can be printed from the website or can be picked up at the Administration Office, front counter.

Please ensure you have the proper permits and approvals before moving any oversized item. For more information, please call 705-286-3144.