Forms, Applications and Permits

Apply for Northumberland County programs, services, licences, permits and more.


Alternative Format Document Request

Business & entrepreneurship services
Child care

Emergency child care services for school-aged children are available to eligible health care and frontline workers during the current provincial shutdown, as of April 19, 2021. Complete an application online.

Child care fee subsidy

Community flags

To request to fly a flag on the Community Flag Pole at the County Headquarters in Cobourg, please email the County Clerk for more information, including copies of the Community Flag Policy Guidelines and Application Form.

Customer Service Feedback

Customer Service Feedback Form

Development applications

Learn more about development applications in Northumberland County including our Subdivision Application.

Electronic sign posting
To request to display a posting for a non-profit/volunteer organization, public awareness or a free community event on the electronic County sign, please complete and submit our Sign Request Form.
Farm 911 signs

Learn more about how to apply for a civic address and 911 sign for vacant agricultural land.

Forest permits
Financial, food and parenting program supports and assistance

Garbage bag tags

Purchase garbage bag tags online

Housing support
Jobs and careers

Apply for a job with Northumberland County.

Long-Term Care Home

Learn more about the Golden Plough Lodge and find out how to apply to become a resident.

Medical Waste Subsidy
Northumberland County Archives & Museum

Research requests

Plumbing and septic system applications and permits

Learn more about plumbing and septic systems in Northumberland County including:

Provincial Offences applications

Learn more about tickets, fines and collections including:

Roads Permits

Learn more about our road permits for County roads including:

Learn more about volunteer opportunities with Northumberland County and find out how you can apply.

Requesting a refund

For more information, please review our Refund Policy.