Welcome to the Town of Saugeen Shores!

If you are a resident or a visitor to Saugeen Shores, our website has lots of information and resources to help you thrive in our community.


You can find the Town of Saugeen Shores along the Lake Huron shoreline, just west of Owen Sound and north of Kincardine. Saugeen Shores includes the communities of Port Elgin and Southampton. We are one of many municipalities that make up Bruce County along Ontario's West Coast.

Health care

Take advantage of our many health care facilities that support the community.


There are many residential styles and options available in Saugeen Shores. With options ranging from apartment rentals to executive waterfront homes, century homes to new builds, rural and urban living, you'll find what you need in our community. Contact a local realtor for more information and discover new residential developments on our Development Story Map.

Roads and transportation

View information on the Town's roads, closures and snow clearing measures.

There are many ways to get to and around Saugeen Shores, including using Saugeen Mobility, the airport, harbour or through active transportation.

Schools and child care

See more information about Saugeen Shores' schools and child care options.

Garbage, recycling and compost

Learn about our garbage and recycling schedules and programs, including our bag tag program and landfill.


Find out how to pay your utility bills and see more information on our water and sewer services. You can also find information on local utility providers.

Moving to Saugeen Shores

Are you moving to Saugeen Shores? Not sure where to start looking for help on community services? We provide helpful information on what to do when moving to the Town.