Nanaimo Adopts New Zoning Bylaw
Zoning establishes the permitted use of land, buildings, and structures within the Municipality. Zoning guides the growth of the community in a systematic and orderly way, ensuring that use of land and structures develop in proper relationship to one another. Council adopted the most recent bylaw, Zoning Bylaw No. 4500, on August 8th,¬†2011Please note: Zoning Bylaw 4500 is a very large document, and you may encounter problems using versions of Adobe Acrobat Reader older than version 6.0. You can download the latest version of Adobe Acrobat Reader for free at http://www.adobe.com/. Links and information sourced from the City of Nanaimo website.
An overview of areas covered within the Bylaw:
- Establishment of Zones
- General Regulations
- Agriculture Rural Residential
- Commercial Centre
- Parks, Recreation, and Culture
- Community Service
Zoning on CityMap
To view the Zoning* of all land within the Municipal Boundaries click on this link to CityMap. CityMap is the City of Nanaimo’s interactive mapping site.