Planning & Development Services

The Planning Department develops long-range plans, policies and regulations that support the environmental, social and economic goals of the community. The department processes development applications and ensures that environmental protection measures for building permits are implemented.

The Permits & Inspections Department reviews and issues permits and carries out inspections relating to building, plumbing, electrical and signage.

The Land Development Department works to ensure that new development is serviced by appropriate levels of utilities and provides engineering review of development applications and building permits.

Planning Department

The Planning Department works with the community and Council to develop long-range plans, policies and regulations that support the environmental, social and economic goals of the community. The department processes development applications and ensures that environmental protection measures for building permits are implemented.

Community Planning & Sustainability

Community Planning & Sustainability develops long-range plans and policies to meet housing needs, protect the environment, address climate action and fulfill other community land use objectives.

David Hawkins
Senior Manager of Community Planning & Sustainability

604-921-2172

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Current Planning & Urban Design

Current Planning & Urban Design processes rezoning applications, development permits and OCP amendments, and prepares guidelines and policies that shape the look and feel of our built environment and public realm.

Michelle McGuire
Senior Manager of Current Planning & Urban Design

604-925-7059

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Permits & Inspections

The Permits & Inspections Department reviews and issues permits and carries out inspections relating to building, plumbing, electrical and signage.

Kevin Spooner
Senior Manager of Permits, Inspections & Land Development

604-925-7247

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Christie Mills
Manager of Permits & Inspections

604-925-7246

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Land Development

The Land Development Department works to ensure that new development is serviced by appropriate levels of utilities and provides engineering review of development applications and building permits.

Eric Villeneuve
Manager of Land Development

604-921-3494

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Heather Keith
Manager of Environmental Protection

604-921-2925

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Contact

Jim Bailey
Director of Planning & Development Services

604-925-7055

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Permits inspection request line

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General permit enquiries

604-925-7040

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