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Forms for Nutrient Management Strategies and Plans

Find the forms and applications that are needed for certain situations related to Nutrient Management Strategies and Plans.

PDF Icon Notice of Change in Ownership

This notice is to be submitted by the new owner of the agricultural operation and is required within 15 days of the change of ownership. It is to inform the Director of a change in ownership or control of an agricultural operation that is phased-in.

Engineering Requirement Form

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Acknowledgment of the need to retain professional engineering services for design and general review of specific projects as required by the Regulation.

Engineer’s Commitment Certificate

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Commitment by specific Professional Engineer(s) to preform engineering services for design and general review as prescribed by the Regulation.

PDF Icon Nutrient Management Strategy Application for Expedited Review

Request for an expedited review based on compassionate grounds.

Farm Unit Declaration Form

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To identify properties included as part of the farm unit for the purposes of the Nutrient Management Act. This form is only used for Nutrient Management Strategies and Nutrient Management Plans that are not prepared using AgriSuite.

Signoff Form

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Form used to provide a sign-off of a Nutrient Management Strategy or Nutrient Management Plan by the Owner or Operator of agricultural operation. This form is only used for Nutrient Management Strategies and Nutrient Management Plans that are not prepared using AgriSuite.

Nutrient Management Strategy Application

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This form is for those applicants that choose not to use the AgriSuite software to prepare the Nutrient Management Strategy.

PDF Icon Request to Close

This request is to be submitted by the owner of the agricultural operation to close a Nutrient Management Strategy (NMS) that was approved but not acted on (no building permit application).

PDF Icon Notification reduction to 5 or fewer Nutrient Units

This request may be submitted by the owner of the agricultural operation to notify the Director that their operation is no longer generating five or more Nutrient Units.

PDF Icon Request to Withdraw Nutrient Management Strategy Submission

This notice is to be submitted by the owner of the agricultural operation to withdraw a Nutrient Management Strategy (NMS) that was submitted but not approved.

PDF Icon Nutrient Management Farm Registration Form

Farms need to register with the province if they generate more that 300 nutrient units and do not intend on building any new structures (does not require a building permit), not within 100m of a municipal well, or does not receive NASM.

PDF Icon Business Number Collection (BN9) Form

You are required to submit the business number for the operation with your Nutrient Management Strategy submission.

Reviewed 08/19/2020

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This Project is funded by the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs