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In November 2023, the Province announced a number of proposed legislations aimed at accelerating home construction. The legislation received Royal Assent on November 30, 2023. Review the enacted legislation to understand its implications

Refer to the electronic permit application guidelines when submitting your permit applications electronically.

Once your application is ready to be processed, you will receive a notification for payment, which must be paid within three business days.

What's happeningCouncil enacts the new R1-1 zone

On October 17, Council enacted the R1-1 zone, which includes changes to add multiplexes as a new option, reduce the size of a single detached house, and simplify regulations for all new housing in all areas formally referred to as RS zones. 

Review the new R1-1 District Schedule  (210 KB)

Learn more about adding missing middle housing and simplifying regulations