An empty soccer field.

Community Use of Schools (Permits)

The Toronto Catholic District School Board (TCDSB), as a publicly funded educational institution, shall make its facilities available to the public for use for worthwhile purposes, without infringing upon the school’s educational process.

Facilities typically available for permit include:

  1. General / multi-purpose room.

  2. Gymnasium.

  3. Playing fields (the permit holder must pay fees for a caretaker to provide access to washroom facilities inside the building for any weekend permit of longer than 3 hours).

  4. Parking areas.

  5. Access to washrooms.

  6. Classrooms (prior approval by principal is required).

  7. Library resource rooms (prior approval by principal is required).


Review our Community Use of School Permit Rates Policy for detailed information on the types of facilities available for community use and any applicable fees.

How to Request a Permit

Permits can be requested online through our permits website.