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Welcome to Essa Township

Township of Essa Administration Centre

5786 County Road 21 | Utopia, ON L0M 1T0

Phone: 705-424-9917 Fax: 705-424-2367

Office Hours: Monday through Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

All Council meetings will be held electronically until further notice. Meetings will be live streamed to the Township of Essa's Youtube Channel .

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​​Facility Rentals-COVID-19

Please be advised that in response to Provincial Orders during the current State of Emergency, m​unicipal facilities are not being rented out at this time.  Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

Facility Rentals​

Interested in renting space at one of our facilities?  Contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 705-424-9770 ext. 107.​

To rent one of the facilities listed below please click HE​RE​ and fill out the Facility Booking Request Form.

The following facilities are available for rent by residents and/or visitors of Essa:

Administration Centre

Meeting room and Council Chambers available for rent.  Ideal for hosting meetings and programs.​

​​Essa Public Library

​For information on Facility Rentals at the Angus or Thornton Library Branch, please click HE​RE.

Angus Recreation Centre​

Ice Surface: October 1st – March 28th
Floor Surface: May 1st – September 1st
Gymnasium (capacity 250-330): Includes kitchen, showers and change rooms, stage.  Ideal for hosting indoor sports, banquets, wedding, and fundraising events.
Banquet Hall (capacity 140 without partition/60 with partition):  Includes kitchen and washrooms.  Ideal for hosting banquets, meetings, weddings, and fundraising events.

Thornton Recreation Centre

Ice Surface: October 1st – March 28th
Floor Surface: Mid April – September 1st
Banquet Hall (capacity 150): Includes kitchen, private washrooms.  Ideal for hosting banquets, weddings, meetings and fundraising events.
Meeting Room (capacity 117): Ideal for hosting meetings, birthday parties and programs.

If you wish to book one of our facilities please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 705-424-9770 ext. 107​​.  To view the Township's rental fees please click on the link below.

Related Information​

Fee Schedule for Rentals