Otty Lake Association

Build Smart


Cottage Renovation in ProgressIf you are considering making changes to your residence or property, you'll want to know where to go for guidance and approval from the various regulatory bodies.

The OLA Board has created a document with assistance from Tay Valley and Drummon/North Elmsley Townships, as well as Otty Lake residents experienced with the guidelines, to help guide you.

Read on if you are considering any of the following improvements to your property:

  • New Construction, Addition, Renovation or Outbuilding
  • Deck
  • Boathouse
  • Dock
  • Well
  • Septic System (new, upgrade or replacement)
  • Floating Raft/Mooring Buoy
  • Aquatic Plant Harvesting
  • Shoreline Alteration

Read the OLA Building and Renovations document. (9 page PDF)