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, 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)

Jennifer Derco

2489 Purdy Road

To amend the land use designation of the subject property from Institutional to Suburban Residential.

Z1908J 

Ken Nobert

6108 Highway 3A, Wynndel

To amend Electoral Area 'A' Comprehensive Land Use Bylaw No. 2316, 2013 to change the OCP Designation from Rural Residential (RR) to Agricultural (AG) and to change the Zoning class from Rural Residential (R3) to Agricultural (AG).

Z1910K

Lisa Elsworth & James O'Neil

330 26 Avenue North, Creston, BC

Development Variance Permit application to reduce the set back distance from 7.5 metres to the exterior lot line to 5.4 metres from the exterior lot line.

V1906B

Sanca Creek Beach Resort Cooperative Association

10901 Highway 3A, East Shore of Kootenay Lake

Zoning Amendment Application 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

Nakusp Greenscapes Ltd.

Alexander Road, Nakusp, BC

The purpose of these proposed bylaw amendments are to adjust the Official Community Plan (OCP) Future Land Use and zoning boundaries to align with existing lot lines.

Z1902K 

Spearhead

4655 Highway 3A

North Shore of Kootenay Lake

The property is currently being used as a design and manufacturing facility for wood and steel based home construction projects. The applicant is proposing to expand the existing facility by building Phase 1 in the short term and proposing further expansion of Phase 2 and 3 in the coming years.

 

Development Variance Application to the interior side lot line setback requirements for an Industrial (M1) zoned lot and a variance to the parking requirement from the current requiremt of approximately 102 stalls to 34 stalls.

 

The above proposal triggers a Development Permit as the property is designated as Industrial (M) under the Electoral Area 'F' Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 2214,2011. The intent of the industrial Development Permit is to guide form and character of new developments, ensure that new development contributes to creating a high quality public realm and that it fits within the rural context of the region, and to conserve water and energy through the promotion of renewable energy sources.

 

Referral Package 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

V1905F

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  DP1911F

William & Suzanne Lichtenberger

17234 Pilot Bay Road, East Shore of Kootenay Lake

Development Permit Application to permit a proposed 96.7 square meter addition to an existing dwelling

DP1910A 

Jennifer Derco  2489 Purdy Road, Robson Zoning Amendment Application to allow for a residential dwelling to be used as a principle use on the subject property.  Z1908J
Herman Van Reekum 205 Edwards Street, Balfour

Development Permit Application to develop a campground in the middle of the Balfour Golf Course.

DP1906E 
Burke Jones

2525 Highway 6, Crescent Valley

Floodplain Exemption application in to reduce the setback to the Slocan River from 30m to 15m in order to provide space between the proposed house and the Slocan Valley Rail Trail.

F1904H 

Simon Malone 3975 Highway 3A, 9-Mile North Shore of Kootenay Lake

Zoning Amendment Application to allow for a Cannabis Micro Cultivation and vary the maximum and cumulative gross floor area of an accessory building.

 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING: Public Hearing is scheduled for October 8, 2019. 

Z1904F 

 

 

 

 

 

Public Hearing Notice

Eric Etelamaki  7701 Holt Road, Balfour   Development Permit Application for an Industrial and Commercial Development Permit (ICDP) in order to construct a 40ft x 60ft steel industrial building at the northwest area of the property.   DP1903E 
RDCK Various Properties in Electoral Area K (see application package)

Block Zoning Amendment applications following the adoption of Area K Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 2022, 2009 and Regional District of Central Kootenay Zoning Bylaw No.1675, 2014

Z1902K 

Harvey and Marlene Remple 124 Orr Road, Schroeder Creek

Development Permit application to permit a proposed subdivision as part of a watercourse development requirement

DP1901D

Tyler Gienger 902 Waterloo Road, Ootischenia

AMENDED site-specific rezoning application to permit a proposed covered storage facility 

 

REVISED response deadline of Thursday, March 7th, 2019

Z1808J 

Johnstone et al 2490 Knob Rd, 2510 Knob Rd, 2509 Purdy Rd, Raspberry

Zoning Amendment application for several properties in Raspberry from Institutional to Residential

 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING: Public Hearing was held February 26, 2019. Board Consideration of this proposal will be provided at the March 21st, 2019 Board Meeting.

Z1807J

 

 

PUBLIC HEARING INFO 

Mark Tinholt 3268 Highway 3A, 6 Mile

Development Variance Permit application to reduce set back requirements and bring existing structures into compliance - APPROVED

 

Floodplain Exemption application for the same purpose

 

UPDATED: 

Application to return to Rural Affairs Commitee August 14, 2019

V1804F 

 

 

 

 

 

F1802F 

Ray Ellis 2624 Highway 3A, Six Mile

Site Specific Floodplain Exemption application in order to construct a proposed single family dwelling

F1803F 

Kalesnikoff Lumber Company

The western portion of 2090 Hwy 3A (adjacent to Tarrys Fire Hall)

Zoning Amendment application from Country Residential to General Commercial to allow a proposed office building

 

UPDATE: Application currently ON HOLD.

Z1707I

 

APPLICATION ON HOLD

 

 

Doukhobor Heritage Retreat Society

645 Whatshan Lake Road, rural Edgewood

Zoning Amendment application to enable commercial bulk water sales

 

UPDATE: Application currently ON HOLD.

Z1705K  

 

APPLICATION ON HOLD

Elias et al, c/o Peter Muirhead

1022 Highway 3A, Northshore (Rural Nelson)

Zoning Amendment application  to Multi Family Residential to allow for an existing 4-plex to conform to current zoning

 

UPDATE: 3rd Reading given, adoption pending conditions to be met

Board Minutes Excerpt [PDF - 74 KB]

Z1704F 

 

 

 

Decisions / Closed Land Use Applications

The following information is based on RDCK Board Resolution or General Manager of Development Services Approvals (for Development Permits) for the current and previous year. For more information please contact Planning staff.

Applicant

Address & General Location

Application Type & Purpose

RDCK File No. (link to the outcome) Issue/Approval Date

Dwight Smith

9114 Highway 31, Wing Creek Resort

Development Permit Application ot permit a proposed single family dwelling within the 30m setback from Wing Creek as part of a watercourse development requirement.

 

DP1909D Staff Report [PDF - 15 MB]

 

Thea Stavinga

6217 Highway 3, East of Kitchener

Zoning Amendment Application to allow for a residential dwelling to be built on the subject property.

 

PENDING

FINAL ADOPTION

G Block Amendments

Various

Block Zoning Amendment applications following the adoption of Area G Land Use Bylaw No. 2452, 2018

ADOPTED

Z1901G Staff Report [PDF - 607 KB]

Z1901G Staff Report (2) [PDF - 742 KB]

Jeannie Peeters & Chris Campbell

10182 Highway 31, Shutty Bench

Development Permit Application and Floodplain to permit an existing dry cabin as part of a watercourse development requirement.

ISSUED F1903D Staff Report [PDF - 32 MB]

Jennifer & Glenn Olsen 13547 Mountain Shores Road, Boswell

Development Variance Application from 4.5 metres to 1.8 metres from the front lot line in order to construct a garage. 

ISSUED V1903A Staff Report [PDF - 17 MB]

 

Site Plan [PDF - 1 MB]

Tara Clapp & John  Atwell 5560 Highway 31, Mirror Lake

Floodplain Exemption application to develop a two-story workshop and additional living space to an existing mobile home.

ISSUED

F1902D Staff Report [PDF - 1 MB]

Tara Clapp & John Atwell 5560 Highway 31, Mirror Lake

Development Permit application to develop a two story workshop and additional living space to an existing mobile home. 

ISSUED

DP1905D Staff Report [PDF - 1 MB] [PDF - 3 MB]

Jerrold Scott 890 Alexander Road, Rural Nakusp Zoning Amendment application for the purposes of a vineyard, winery, lounge and wine tasting room

ADOPTED

Z1903K Staff Report [PDF - 664 KB]

Working Projects Inc., c/o Cover Architecture 2556 Holmberg Road, 6 Mile Zoning Amendment application to legitimize several buildings on the property that pre-date current ownership ADOPTED
Z1806F Staff Report [PDF - 869 KB]
Kelly & Rod Makway 1005 Robson Access Road, Raspberry Zoning Amendment application from Heritage Commercial to Heritage Residential to reflect current and intended use of property

ADOPTED

Z1805I - Staff Report [PDF - 558 KB]

Daniel & Marcie Johnson 2505 Goat River Road South, Creston NEW PROPOSAL Zoning Amendment application to enable continued use of the subject property for residential purposes and home based business operations

ADOPTED

Z1804C - Staff Report [PDF - 773 KB]

Glen & Tricia Gieschen c/o Studio 9 Arch. 13679 Larch Road, Gray Creek

Development Variance Permit application to reduce the front lot line setback to 0.0m to construct a garage

ISSUED

V1812A Staff Report [PDF - 1.5 MB]

 

 Markus Herzig 7602 Highway 6, Ymir

Development Variance Permit application to reduce the front lot line setback requirements to bring an existing dwelling into compliance

ISSUED
V1810G Staff Report [PDF - 616 KB]

 

 Brian Hartridge 722 and adjacent vacant Lot 3, Stromme Lane, Nelson

Development Variance Permit application for existing covered walkway (722) and for proposed carport (Lot 3)

ISSUED
V1803F Staff Report [PDF - 808 KB]

0979411 BC LTD c/o Deb Paynton 153 Rosebery Road, Rosebery

Watercourse Development Permit Area application, regulation of development in or adjacent to watercourses and adjacent riparian areas

ISSUED
DP1802Hn Staff Report [PDF - 3.2 MB]

 

Susie Myers / Brent Kennedy Learning Centre 1051 Webb Road, Playmor Junction

Rezoning application to allow repurposing of a vacant hall into a daycare centre used for childcare and family programs

DENIED

Z1803I Board Minutes Extract [PDF - 63 KB]

Dejan & Ioanna Kotaras 1139 Hipwell Road, Ootischenia

Development Variance Permit application to reduce the interior lot line setback to 0.45m for an existing shed and lean-to

ISSUED
V1809J [PDF - 1.6 MB]

Staff Report [PDF - 5.2 MB]

Wynndel Irrigation District 6005 Duck Creek Road, Wynndel

Development Variance Permit application to reduce the front lot line setback requirement for a 100,000 litre water holding tank. 

ISSUED

V1811A [PDF - 1 MB]

Staff Report [PDF - 727 KB]

Holly Eisler 605 26th Ave North, Creston

Development Variance Permit application for a proposed addition to an existing pole shed (oversized for the zone).

ISSUED
V1806B [PDF - 1.2 MB]

Staff Report [PDF - 8.9 MB]

Michael Wong 3758 Whitelock Road, Bonnington

Development Variance Permit application to reduce the front setback requirement for a proposed electrical service structure.

ISSUED
V1807F [PDF - 1.6 MB]

Staff Report [PDF - 1.5 MB]

Matthew McCarthy Lot F, Plan NEP90327 Waterloo Road, Ootischenia

Development Variance Permit application to reduce the side road setback requirement for a proposed residential construction.

ISSUED

V1808J [PDF - 956 KB]

Staff Report [PDF - 5.5 MB]

Heritage Credit Union 2016 Hwy 3A, Thrums

Rezoning application for proposed business of potential purchaser

 

DENIED
Z1706I Board Minutes Extract [PDF - 73 KB]

Gary & Glenda Good 521 - 26th Ave N., Creston Development Variance Permit application to construct an oversized accessory building (garage and storage)

ISSUED

V1805B [PDF - 1.7 MB]

Staff Report [PDF - 2.7 MB]

1155596 BC Ltd (Develop123) 1119 Ootischenia Road, Ootischenia (rural Castlegar) Rezoning application for a proposed commercial vehicle repair shop and commercial vehicle parking lot

Z1802J Application withdrawn

Marielle & Steven Julien 4724 Twin Bays Road, rural Kaslo Environmentally sensitive development permit application for a proposed residence

ISSUED

DP1801D [PDF - 4.3 MB]

Staff Report [PDF - 4.5 MB]

Len Maida and Crescent Beach Resort Site B-4, 4596 Highway 3A (Crescent Beach Resort) Development Variance Permit application for a roof structure over an existing trailer

ISSUED
V1802F [PDF - 873 KB]

Staff Report [PDF - 1.1 MB]

Curtis Posnikoff 773 Waterloo Road, Ootischenia Development Variance Permit application for a proposed oversized accessory building (storage)

ISSUED
V1801J [PDF - 1.8 MB]

Staff Report [PDF - 4.1 MB]

Regional District of Central Kootenay Unsurveyed crown parcel at 8947 Meadow Street, Balfour Floodplain exemption for the proposed installation of an emergency generator at the Balfour Water System pump station

ISSUED
F1801E [PDF - 165 KB]

Staff Report [PDF - 388 KB]

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 November 8 2019 at 9:43 AM