Welcome to Loyalist Township, “Home of History and Progress”. This website can be utilized as a helpful tool to help you become acquainted with your new community. You will soon become aware that Loyalist Township staff strives to meet residents’ needs in a professional and efficient manner.

The Township Office is located at 263 Main Street, Odessa and can be reached by phone at 613-386-7351.

For information regarding local schools, libraries and churches, upcoming special events and an overview of Loyalist Township’s communities, please go to “Discovering Loyalist”.

Make Community Connections with 211

211 is an easy-to-remember, three-digit, non-emergency telephone number that connects callers to a full range of community, social, government and health service information. Bilingual and certified information and referral specialists answer 211 calls seven days a week.  It is complemented by an on-line directory. 211 is free, confidential and multilingual. Visit for further information.
Our Municipal Calendar provides residents and business owners with timely information all year long.

The Parks and Recreation section is an excellent source to learn about the many recreational opportunities that Loyalist Township has to offer. In addition it provides helpful information about Township parks and their amenities.

Should you have any questions regarding Loyalist Township’s Garbage and Recycling programs, please refer to Garbage and Recycling under “Residents”

Water and Sewer Billing and Information provides helpful information regarding water use, water restrictions and Township Water Works Annual Compliance reports.

Prior to commencing any building projects or if you have any questions regarding zoning it is strongly advised to visit Planning and Development.

If you require information regarding water and sewer bills or property taxes, the Township’s Budget or financial results, please visit Finance.

Public Transportation provides helpful information regarding the Amherst Island Ferry, the Bus Service and local Taxi companies.

Loyalist Township strives to meet the needs of individuals with disabilities, as required under the Access for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. To learn more please visit our Accessibility page.

The Loyalist Township Council section provides insight to the roles of Council, information regarding meeting dates and contains an archive of Council Minutes and Agendas. It also provides information on the Township’s administrative structure.