McGarry Township is a culturally diverse community, whose vision is to diversify and strengthen its economic base; improve and maintain the quality of community services and housing type; and develop a positive visual image while maintaining a high quality of life closely linked to its rural setting. The McGarry Township includes the communities of Virginiatown, North-Virginiatown and Kearns.                                                                                      Photos: Paul Kelly


Township of McGarry Office

27 Webster Street P.O. Box 99. Virginiatown, ON 


Phone: 705 634-2145

Fax:     705 634-2700



Municipal Office Hours:

Monday - Friday

8:00 am to 4:00 pm

(Closed Noon to 1:00pm)



Effective Thursday, May 13th , 2021 the Ontario government has extended the third state of emergency until June 2, 2021 and is continuing to implement a stay-at-home order.

The Township Office will be closed to the public until further notice.  The staff will be available to answer any questions and concerns by calling the Township Office at 705-634-2145 or you can email us at mcgarry.township@ntl.sympatico.ca.  Payments can be made over the phone, electronically and can also be dropped off in our drop box outside of the office.


The library will remain open for curbside pick-up only, via appointment.

If anyone needs to come in for Desjardins Bank, please call the Township Office to make an appointment at 705-634-2145.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and we remain committed to providing support to our residents.

Our priority is to keep members of our community and our staff safe at all times.   We urge everyone to please follow the stay-at-home order.


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