Active Applications

RDCK Land Use Applications

The following applications fall under the jurisdiction of the Regional District of Central Kootenay and have been made available for Agency and/or Adjacent Property Owner review.  To view the referral package, please click on the associated hyperlink. The letter at the end of the RDCK File Number indicates the applicable Electoral Area associated with the Land Use Application. 

Applications for subdivision falls under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure (MoTI). Applications for subdivision, non-farm use, non-adhering residential use, exclusion and inclusion of lands within the Agricultural Land Reserve are similarly considered by the Agricultural Land Commission (ALC). We recommend contacting the appropriate government agency to enquire about the status of these types of applications. 

Active RDCK Land Use Applications

Applicant

Address & General Location

Application

Type & Purpose

RDCK Planning File No. & Referral Package (link)

RDCK All Electoral Areas

Text amendments to RDCK land use bylaws intended to authorize the following changes to each bylaw as applicable:

  • Remove the ability for accessory buildings to be built in residential and agricultural zones prior to establishing a principal use;
  • Update the language of Temporary Use Permits (TUPs) to align with the Local Government Act and authorize TUP’s anywhere in the Plan area;
  • Clarify the definition of ‘Park’;
  • Include further interpretation on split zoned properties;
  • Include additional zones in Shipping Container regulations;
  • Amend fence heights where regulated;
  • Amended language for some Development Permit Areas to increase clarity and reduce the need for permits that do not relate to the guidelines and,

Additional text amendments initiated by staff intended to: align policies and regulations with existing legislation, provide for easier interpretation and enforcement, and ensure consistency throughout all land use bylaws.

Public Hearing Package

(Land Use Plans for Electoral Areas A, E, F, H, I, J & K)

 

Notice of Public Hearing Waived Package

(Land Use Plans for Electoral Areas B, C, D, G & Zoning Bylaw FIJK)

Ekstasis Valley Holdings Ltd. c/o James Mattson 1290 Highway 6, Crescent Valley

The applicant has applied to the LCRB for a Non-Medical Cannabis Retail Store at the above address. The Non-Medical Cannabis Retail Store is proposed to be located in a commercial retail unit within the existing service commercial building on site.

R2104Hs
Sabina Kay & Goran Mutavdzic 325 Park Avenue

Watercourse Development Permit for proposed repair of rock armour and removal of vegetation.

DP2104E
Lauren Smith 4476 Highway 6, Hall Siding

Bylaw Amendment Application to change the land use designation from General Commercial (GC) to Country Residential (RC) and the Zoning Designation from Ootischenia General Commercial (C1) to Country Residential (R2).

Z2103G
OCC Holdings Ltd. 272 Ootischenia Road, Ootischenia

Bylaw Amendment Application to change the land use designation from Suburban Residential (SR1) to Industrial (I) and the Zoning Designation from Ootischenia Suburban Residential (R1A) to Light Industrial (M1).

Z2102J
 Craig Lisk 4180 Brown Road and 4196 View Ridge Road

Development Variance Permit to reduce the exterior setback adjacent to Brown Road from 4.5 metres to 3.0 metres as part of a boundary adjustment subdivision application with the adjacent lot to permit the construction of an accessory building on the above portion of land to be added to Lot 1 (4196 View Ridge Drive).

V2102F

10146323 Canada Inc. 

c/o Ian Comishin

8690 Proctor Road East

Residential Cluster Development Permit for the construction of a cluster of five single family dwellings, parking and landscaped areas, including retaining walls.

DP2102E
TSL Developments Ltd. 2016 Highway 3A, Tarrys

Temporary Use Application to enable the use of the building as a private school for up to 30 students and to enable the same building to be used as place of worship for up to 80 congregants on weekends. The facility would also be used to host periodic evening events.

T2101J
Heartland Mennonite Brotherhood 2702 Highway 3A, Wynndel

Bylaw Amendment Application to change the land use designation from Agriculture (AG) to Community Services and Administration (CS),
and to rezone the subject property from Agriculture Two (AG2) to Community Services (CS). The applicant seeks these bylaw
amendments to facilitate the construction of a place of worship and related accessory uses on the subject property.

Z2101C 
Built Prefab Corporation 5308 Amundsen Road

Watercourse Development Permit for site preparation for the construction of six two-storey pre-fabricated duplexes, a new septic field, landscaping, fire pit zone, driveway access and parking area within the Watercourse Development Permit Area (WDPA) area of Kootenay Lake and an unnamed watercourse (Ditch #1).

DP2101D
Jeff Grant 1030 Gleboff Road, Robson

Development Variance Permit Application to permit a 125 m2 accessory building wheres the zoning bylaw permits the maximum size of an accessory building of 100 m2. The applicant is also  requesting to permit a building height of 7 metres wheres the zoning bylaw permits a maximum height of 6 metres.

V2101J
Ray Ellis 2771 Greenwood Road, Six Mile

Development Variance Permit Application to permit the siting of a shipping container in the R1F Zone, which currently prohibits placement, to reduce the requirement for landscape screening or fencing of a shipping container, and to reduce interior side (northern) setback from 2.5 metres to 2.4 metres, increase the maximum permitted height for an accessory structure from 6.0 m to 6.3 m, and increase the maximum gross floor area from 100 m2 to 178.4 m2

Temporary Use Application to permit the construction of an accessory building prior to a principal residential use being established onsite.

V2021F

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T2003F

Curtis Jones 1275 Highway 3A Floodplain Exemption application to construct a two family dwelling on a vacant lot.   

F2101F

Sweetgrass Cannabis Ltd.

c/o Timothy Deighton

6670 Highway 6, Ymir

Development Variance Permit to vary Land Use Bylaw No. 2452 to increase maximum footprint of a building to be used for cannabis operations from 250 square metres to 600 square metres to construct a cannabis micro-cultivation facility.

V2024G

Sweetgrass Cannabis Ltd.

c/o Timothy Deighton

6672 Highway 6, Ymir

Development Variance Permit to vary Land Use Bylaw No. 2452 to increase maximum footprint of a building to be used for cannabis operations from 250 square metres to 600 square metres to construct a cannabis micro-cultivation facility.

V2023G

J.H. Huscroft Ltd.

1004 32nd Avenue South, Erickson

Development Variance Permit to vary Comprehensive Land Use Bylaw No. 2316 to reduce setbacks from an interior lot line that abuts a residential zone from 25.0 metres to 20.0 metres to construct a new air compressor building.

V2022B

Ronald Solinksi

13555 Mountain Shores Road, Boswell

Development Variance Permit to vary Comprehensive Land Use Bylaw No. 2315 to reduce front yard setback from 4.5 metres to 2.5 metres in order to contstruct a detached garage.

V2020A

Casey & Jason Quiding 761 Waterloo Road, Ootischenia Development Variance Permit application to vary Zoning Bylaw No. 1675 to reduce the interior side (northern) setback from 2.5 metres to 1.5 metres; increase the maximum height of an accessory building from 6 metres to 6.1 metres; and, increase the maximum gross floor area of an accessory building from 100 m2 to 108 m2 in order to permit the parking and storage of a boat and recreation vehicle.

V2019J

Multiple Properties in Blewett Multiple files Applications for exclusions for Agricultural Land Reserve

 

ALC Background Report

 

 

 

Presentation

 

Barbara & Norman Marks

2528 Shoreacres-Goose Creek Road, Shoreacres

Development Variance Permit application to vary Zoning Bylaw No. 1675 to increase the maximum height of an accessory building from 8.0 metres to 8.6 metres for the purpose of incorporating a studio, workshop and additional storage space on the upper floor of the building.

V2017I

Tyler Haines

4950 Broadwater Road, Rural Castlegar

To amend Zoning Bylaw No. 1675 and Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 1157 to change the Zoning class from Rural Residential (R3) to Country Residential (R2) and the Official Community Plan designation from Rural Residential to Country Residential.

Z2009J

Mark Dascher & Diana Wolf

West Side of Slocan Lake (Across from Silverton)

Development Permit Application as the property is subject to a Watercourse Development Permit under Slocan Lake North Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 1967. The Development Permit is to address modifications that were made without a permit.

DP2008Hn

Kevin Seville

1396 Relkoff Road, Robson

To amend Zoning Bylaw No. 1675 and Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 1157 to change the Zoning class and Official Community Plan designation from Country Residential to Suburban Residential to allow for a two lot subdivision.

 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING: To be held April 8, 2021 online via webex or by telephone. Details found in attached Information Package.

Z2008J

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Public Hearing Information Package (April 8, 2021)

Valhalla Foundation for Ecology

c/o Lorna Visser

4711 Highway 6, Hills (North End of Slocan Lake)

Development Permit Application as the property is subject to a Watercourse Development Permit under Slocan Lake North Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 1967. The Development Permit would allow for installation of three new ephemeral ponds and an accesible walking path.

DP2007Hn

Andrew McCormick

3605 Whitelock Road, Bonnington

To amend Zoning Bylaw No. 1675 to change the Zoning class from Rural Residential to Agriculture 4 and to amend Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 2214 to change the Official Community Plan designation from Rural Residential to Agricultural to enable Cannabis Micro-Cultivation and Micro-Processing as a principal use.

Z2007F

Doukhobor Heritage Retreat Center

c/o Tammy Verigin Burk

645 Whatshan Lake Road, Fauquier

To amend Zoning Bylaw No. 1675 to enable commercial water extraction (up to 106 cubic metres of water per day) and bulk water sales as a site specific permitted use under the existing Resort Commercial zoning.

Z2006K

Tarrys Community Hall

1986 Highway 3A, Tarrys

To amend Zoning Bylaw No. 1675 to enable operations of a Day Care Facility as a site specific permitted use under the existing Agriculture zoning. The property is located within the Agricultural Land Reserve and has received a Non-Farm Use approval from the Agricultural Land Commission to increase the existing non-conforming use.

Z2005I

Trevor Reid

1409 Ash Street, Nelson

Development Permit Application as the property is subject to a Watercourse Development Permit under Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 2260. The Development Permit would allow for construction of a single family dwelling.

DP2005E

Ron Thomson

Pend D'orielle Road, Nelway

To amend Land Use Bylaw No. 2452 to change the Zoning class and Official Community Plan designation from Resource Area to Rural Residential to allow for residential development.

 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING: To be held October 22, 2020 online via webex, by telephone or in person at the Salmo Valley Youth & Community Center. Details found in attached Information Package.

Z2004G

 

 

 

 

 

Public Hearing Information Package (October 22, 2020)

Melissa Ramos & Arik Cash c/o Hart Wintraub

397 Park Avenue, Proctor

Development Permit Application as the property is subject to a Watercourse Development Permit under Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 2260. The Development Permit would allow for construction of a single family dwelling with attached deck and a garage.

DP2003E

Kitchener Valley Recreation and Fire Protection Services

104 Leadville Road, Kitchener

To amend Comprehensive Land Use Bylaw No. 2316 to change the Zoning class from Neighbourhood Commercial and Suburban Residential to Community Services and the Official Community Plan designation from General Commercial and Suburban Residential to Community Services to convert a restaurant into a Community Hall and Fire Hall.

 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING: To be held February 9, 2021 online via webex or by telephone. Details found in attached Information Package.

Z2003B

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Public Hearing Information Package (February 9, 2021)

Andrew McCormick

3605 Whitelock Road, Bonnington

Development Variance Permit application to vary Zoning Bylaw No. 1675 to increase the permitted footprint from 250 square metres to 412 square metres, the gross floor area from 500 square metres to 786 square metres, and the maximum height from 8 metres to 8.6 metres.

V2003F

1748439 Alberta Inc.

222 Rosebud Lake Road, Nelway

Temporary Use Permit Application to enable the property to be used for Cannabis Micro-Cultivation, prior to establishing a principal residential use.

 

UPDATE: Revised Site Plan Submitted

 

Draft Temporary Use Permit.

T2002G

 

 

 

 

Site Plan

 

Draft Permit

Greg Fink c/o Pennco Engineering 

2737 Lower Six Mile Road, Six Mile

Floodplain Exemption application to regularize the existing dwelling and enable the re-construction of an attached garage following a fire.

F2001F

Terry & Denise Maglio

186 Johnstone Road, Nelson

To amend Zoning Bylaw No. 1675 and Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 2214 to change the Zoning class and Land Use designation from Country Residential to Institutional to develop a private Wellness Studio.

Z1913F

Tree (Theresa) Anderson

131 Porcupine Creek Road, Electoral Area G

Development Variance Permit application to vary Land Use Bylaw No. 2452 to reduce the required setback from a rear property line to construct a gazebo adjacent to the riparian area of the Salmo River. The above proposal triggers a Development Permit as the structure is located within the 30.0 metre Watercourse Development Permit area under Land Use Bylaw No. 2452.

DP1912G / V1909G 

Stacey & Richelle MacKinnon

3720 Broadwater Road, Robson

To amend Zoning Bylaw No. 1675, and Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 1157 to change the Zoning class and Land Use designation from Suburban Residential to Parks and Recreation.

 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING: To be held February 11, 2021 online via webex or by telephone. Details found in attached Information Package.

 

 

Z1912J 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Public Hearing  Package (February 11, 2021)

 

Public Hearing Presentation

Lisa Elsworth & James O'Neil

330 26 Avenue North, Creston

Development Variance Permit application to vary Comprehensive Land Use Bylaw No. 2316 to reduce the setback distance from 7.5 metres to 5.4 metres from the exterior lot line.

V1906B

Sanca Creek Beach Resort Cooperative Association

10901 Highway 3A, East Shore of Kootenay Lake

To amend Comprehensive Land Use Bylaw No. 2315 to change the Zoning class from Suburban Residential to Mixed Use Residential to allow for mixed residential and recreational use.

 

This proposal is currently on hold and under review following the referral period.

APPLICATION ON HOLD

 

PROPOSAL UNDER REVISION

Harvey and Marlene Remple 124 Orr Road, Schroeder Creek

Development Permit application as the property is subject to a Watercourse Development Permit under Comprehensive Land Use Bylaw No. 2435. The Development Permit is to allow for a proposed subdivision.

DP1901D

 

APPLICATION ON HOLD

Agricultural Land Use / Commission Applications

The Agricultural Land Commission (home page) has an online portal that offers access to ALC Policies, Mapping and GIS, the ALC Act, ALR Regulation and Permitted Uses. 

The page also offers the ability to view Applications and Decisions based on geographic area and year (viewed here). 

Please view our ALC information webpage.

The content on this page was last updated April 14 2021 at 3:24 PM