Zoning

Land in the District of Kitimat is divided into four groups: Residential (R), Commercial (C), Industrial (M) and Greenbelt (G).  There are many zones within each group; over 40 zones in total. Each zone allows a different mix of land uses and development.

You can identify what zone property is in by referring to the District of Kitimat Zoning Map or the Townsite Zoning Map.

Regulations for each zone are avaliable in the Kitimat Municipal Code. Please review general regulations (subdivision 1) as well as regulations for the specific zone, to find what land uses and structures are possible:

Commercial (C) Zones Part 9, Division 5

Greenbelt (G) Zones Part 9, Division 7

Industrial (M) Zones Part 9, Division 6

Residential (R) Zones Part 9, Division 4

In limited circumstances, permanent or temporary exceptions to zoning may be granted. See Development Approvals and Variances.

For more information, contact 250-632-8900 or planning@kitimat.ca.

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