ZONING MEMORANDUMS & CERTIFICATES
 
The South Interlake Planning District (SIPD) is able to provide written confirmation of a property’s conformance with zoning and applicable site regulations, as well as details regarding open and closed permits for a particular property. Below is a list of these services and associated submission requirements.

1. Zoning Memorandum (with BLC): Confirms conformance with zoning site regulations.

Requests for this type of Zoning Memorandum must include:
  • A written request, including the legal and/or civic address of the subject property and the applicant's contact information;
  • A Building Location Certificate (BLC) for the subject property;
  • Fees in accordance with the SIPD’s Fee Structure By-Law (Click Here for PDF).
 
2. Zoning Memorandum (Permit History): All others, including the status of previously issued permits.

Requests for this type of Zoning Memorandum must include:
  • A written request, including the legal and/or civic address of the subject property and the applicant's contact information;
  • Written authorization from the landowner allowing the release of permit information;
  • Fees in accordance with the SIPD’s Fee Structure By-Law (Click Here for PDF).

3. Zoning Compliance Certificate: Confirms that an existing land use, building or structure (with BLC) conformed to previous applicable zoning regulations, and is therefore a legal non-conforming use, building, and/or structure.

Requests for a Zoning Compliance Certificate must include: 
  • A written request, including the legal and/or civic address of the subject property and the applicant's contact information;
  • A Building Location Certificate (BLC) for the subject property (only required for building/structure confirmation);
  • Written authorization from the landowner allowing the release of permit information; 
  • Fees in accordance with the SIPD’s Fee Structure By-Law (Click Here for PDF).