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Southwestern Public Health Vaccine Information Lines are Now Live!

Get local updates on the COVID-19 vaccine rollout in Oxford, Elgin and the City of St. Thomas! Southwestern Public Health's COVID-19 Vaccine Information lines are now live. Call the numbers belo...
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The Township is exploring the need for childcare in the community.

The Township is exploring the need in the community for child care. A survey was sent out at the beginning of this year through our e-newsletter, SWOX Talks. We invite residents to complete the follo...
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Update: Building Permits

If you require a Building Permit, you do not need to make an appointment to apply at our office. Please complete the Building Permit form(s) found on our website, and email them to building@swox.o...
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Southwestern Public Health Moving to RED-CONTROL

For Immediate Release: Southwestern Public Health to move to the Red-Control stage effective Tuesday, February 16 th , 2021 The Township of South-West Oxford is continually monitoring ...
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Notice: Postponement of SWOX 3rd Annual Winter Walk for Warmth

On behalf of the Township’s Engage and Inform Committee, we wish to advise that the 3 rd Annual Winter Walk for Warmth will be postponed this year due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. We hope to sc...
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Message from Councillor Jim Pickard: SWOX Moves Towards Zero Waste

In April 2020 a Zero Waste Committee was assembled with representatives from council, SWOX staff, the fire department and members from our local hall and parks boards. The purpose of the c...
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Community Update - Road safety review in Beachville

Speeding and aggressive driving are serious concerns in any community. Oxford County is committed to keeping our roads safe for motorists, pedestrians and residents alike. As such, we’re continuing t...
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Notice of Employment Opportunity: Fire Chief and CEMC

January 15, 2021 Nestled in the heart of rural South-Western Ontario, the Township of South-West Oxford offers many of the conveniences of urban living while enjoying the serenity of co...
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Notice of Public Meeting Regarding Development Charges

Take Notice that on Tuesday, February 16 th , 2021 at 8:15 p.m. the Council of the Township of South-West Oxford will hold a public meeting pursuant to the Development Charges Act, 1997, regardin...
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By-law Enforcement Contract with Municipal Enforcement Unit

Effective, January, 2021, the Township of South-West Oxford will utilize the services of Municipal Enforcement Unit for all municipal by-law enforcement complaints. Township staff will remain availab...
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Municipal Contacts

Township of South-West Oxford

Located in South Western Ontario, in the South West section of Oxford County and serves as a regional centre for industry, commerce and recreation.

The Township oversees 87,588 acres with a population of 7,544 and we have Canada’s busiest highway in our front yard! With a rich agricultural heritage, please stop by and enjoy our diverse Township. 

The Township’s mission is be "a leader in the development and delivery of municipal services for the growth and well being of our community"

Contact Us

312915 Dereham Line
Mt. Elgin, On N0J 1N0
Hours: Monday – Friday 
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Phone: 519-877-2702 / 519-485-0477
Fax: 519-485-2932

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