North Pender Island Local Trust Area is located 15km northeast of the Swartz Bay ferry terminal and has a 2011 census population of 2,035. The 5228 ha area includes the islands east of the Saanich Peninsula, such as Sidney and James Islands, which are collectively designated as the North Pender Associated Islands. The North Pender Local Trust Area is home to some of the rarest ecosystems in the world. To learn about the conservation status of the North Pender Island Local Trust Area, view the island profile.
North Pender Island Local Trust Area News
February 2020 | New North Pender Minute Taker Opportunity - Job Position
Please check out the Bid Opportunities page for more information. Deadline to apply is: March 31, 2020 before 4:30 PM.
January 2020 | Letters Re: Supporting Cycling and Pedestrian Safety on Pender Island
The North Pender LTC sent two letters to the Capital Regional District Board Members and to
Minister Claire Trevena (Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure) regarding cycling and pedestrian safety on the Pender Islands. Please click on the links above to view the letters.
North Pender Island LTC | Advisory Planning Commission - Expression of Interest
The North Pender Island Local Trust Committee is seeking up to (eight volunteer) Advisory Planning Commission positions. For more details please click here at our Bid Opportunities page for more details.
January 30, 2020 | Community Information Meeting Re: NP-TUP-2018.5 (Grimmer)
This Community Information Meeting will be scheduled during the regular Local Trust Committee Meeting on January 30, 2020. More information regarding the Temporary Use Permit Application: Gulf Excavating Ltd. has applied for a Temporary Use Permit (TUP) to allow a concrete batch plant operation and excavation business on a portion of the property located at 4415 Bedwell Harbour Road.
For more information:
Notice - Click Here
Draft Permit - Click Here
Application information on NP-TUP-2018.5 (Grimmer) - Click Here
For meeting location, time and date Click Here and select January 30, 2020.
North Pender Island Local Trust Committee Projects
Local trust committees set their priorities and manage their community planning projects using a work program. Top priority projects on the LTC's work program have resources in place, or resources which will be soon available. Projects may be significant and long term, such as an Official Community Plan Review, or relatively minor, such as an amendment to a regulation in a Land Use Bylaw. For more information on current projects - Read More>>