Federation of Cottage Owners Association (FOCA)

a province-wide umbrella group for Ontario waterfront property owners, representing member families in more than 500 lake and road associations
*As an FLPOA member, you are also a FOCA member*

FOCA  Member Benefits 
Legal Helpline

FOCA addressing Hydro One Seasonal Rates 2020 in foca.on.ca.
Cottage Succession Booklet 2019
Cottage Succession Lake Networking Group 2019
Member Benefits April 2019
Hydro One Seasonal Rates Change 2019


Rideau Valley Conservation Authority (RVCA)
one of Ontario’s 36 Conservation Auth orities. It is responsible for furthering the conservation, restoration, development and management of natural resources in the watershed
RVCA Septic re-inspection program. https://www.rvca.ca/regulations-planning/septic-re-inspection-program
RVCA Shoreline Restoration Program.  An RVCA staffer working solo to comply with proper COVID-19 restrictions.


Tay Valley Township for information click here    The proposed Tay Valley Township Official Plan Amendment (OPA) was passed on June 25, 2019.
See what this means to Farren Lake residents and cottages. Click:  Official Plan Amendment (June 25, 2019)

The Friends of the Tay Watershed
 is a non-profit charitable association of residents, associations, NGOs and governments, dedicated to preserving and enhancing the health of the Tay River watershed, in eastern Ontario. http://www.taywatershed.ca/

Glenn Tunnock, Chair, Friends of the Tay Watershed friends@taywatershed.ca


Check out the Farren Lake Facebook group. It has about 254 members


Electricity Pricing on the Hydro One website:   hydroone.com

“At Home in Tay Valley, celebrating our 200th anniversary”,  Kay Rogers, editor
Burnstown Publishing House, 2015.

“A Short History of Farren Lake, Farren Lake Property Owner’s Association”,  2010.

ABC Hall: (Althorpe Bolingbroke Community Association) connecting neighbours since 1947. For more information click here

Perth: https://www.perth.ca/en/explore-perth/Festivals-and-Events.aspx

Westport: http://www.whatsonwestport.ca/