The District requires a Stormwater Management Plan (SWMP) to be submitted to the Land Development Department for the development and redevelopment of single-family and non-single family properties.
When designing a Stormwater Management Plan, the following guiding principles should be considered. Please reference these documents when developing a plan.
Stormwater Management Plan Guiding Principles
The following guidelines have been developed to inform the design of Stormwater Management Plan for single-family and non-single-family development and redevelopment within the District of West Vancouver.
- Single-Family Residential Lot Stormwater Management Guidelines
- Non-Single-Family Lot Redevelopment Rainwater Management Guidelines
For details regarding submission requirements for Single-Family Stormwater Management Plans, see Summary of Requirements.
Commentary was developed to address common questions and misconceptions from designers when interpreting and applying the guidelines to their Stormwater Management Plan designs.