Application Forms

The Development Services Procedures Bylaw sets out procedures under which an owner of land may apply for an amendment to an official community plan or zoning bylaw or for a development permit.


The Board of Variance Bylaw provides citizens with an avenue for appeal on the interpretation and strict application of certain zoning regulations under specific circumstances defined in the Local Government Act.



*Note for Riparian Area Regulations (RAR): Vancouver Island University’s Natural Resources Extension Program has created a list of participants who may be Qualified Environmental Professionals to assist in your RAR application. Visit the university’s webpage for the “List of Course Participants” found at the bottom of the page for participant contacts.