The Development Services Department is here to understand the values of the community and reflect those values into our plans, policies and bylaws for the immediate and future development of our community. Our core mandate is to deliver quality service by being solutions-oriented in assisting our customers to achieve their development goals and objectives.
The Division administers a varied and wide array of responsibilities for:
Development Services is governed by provincial legislation including the Municipal Government Act as well as numerous municipal bylaws, plans and policies.
The Department maintains the integrity of our community through the development and implementation of various plans that guide the decision making process when dealing with applications: Municipal Developments Plan, Area Structure Plans and Land Use Bylaw.