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Life in Augusta

Our Township is a wonderful place to live and raise a family. We offer country living at its best and strive to provide our residents with the services and support necessary to enhance the experience of living, working and playing in such a beautiful community.

For more information on living in our Township, residents can access the following links:

EXT. 311 – AFTER HOUR HAZARD LINE – has further information on who to call if you see a hazard on a township road.

FIRE DEPARTMENT – information on our fire department, burn permits, and our Fire Stations.

BURN PERMITS – this link will take you to the burn permit website where LANDOWNERS can apply for a FREE burn permit.

EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS – are you prepared to look after yourself and your family for 72 hours in case of an emergency?  This page has what you need to know.

LOW WATER CONDITIONS – a current look at drought and low water conditions within the township and surrounding area.

HIGH WATER CONDITIONS – a current look at flooding risks and high water conditions within the township and surrounding area.

BUILDING INFORMATION & APPLICATIONS – lists what needs a building permit and what doesn’t, links to the applications.

PUBLIC WORKS & OPERATIONS – features information on our roads, entrance ways/culverts, mailboxes, noxious weed management and more.

WASTE MANAGEMENT – lists the site hours, prices for non-bagable waste, what is and is not accepted for recycling and more.

FINANCE – features links to the various Township financial reports.

TREASURY & TAXES – features a list of FAQ’s regarding taxes, links to current and past tax rates, links for various forms.

THE AUGUSTA QUARTERLY NEWSLETTER – past editions of our quarterly newsletter.

DOG OWNER & KENNEL OPERATOR RESPONSIBILITIES – outlines the responsibilities of dog owners, the requirements for operating a kennel and the contact information for the Canine Control Officer.

FENCES, FENCE VIEWERS & LIVESTOCK EVALUATORS – features information on fencing, fencing disputes and the Ontario Wildlife Damage Compensation Program.

MUNICIPAL LAND HUNTING PERMISSION – outlines what is required and how to go about getting permission to hunt on Township property.

DRAINAGE – features information on the various drains within the Township, includes a map.

SOURCE WATER PROTECTION – information on how the Township protects our drinking water.

PIPELINES – features information on the 3 drains that run through our Township.

RIDEAU VALLEY CONSERVATION AUTHORITY STEWARDSHIP PROGRAMS – features information on the conservation authorities various programs available for residents.