Current Applications

This page includes current rezoning applications, as well as other significant applications. For a complete list of all open applications and their status, see the most current Local Trust Committee agenda package (found through a search for upcoming meetings on the Meetings and Events page). In the agenda package view the ‘Applications with Status Report’ which can be found within the ‘Reports’ section.

Land Use Bylaw Amendment Applications

SS-RZ-2013.7: Land Use Bylaw Amendment

Location: Lot 10 Park Drive, Salt Spring Island

A proposal to amend the Land Use Bylaw to increase the permitted density on the subject property in exchange for affordable housing as a community amenity. The application seeks to rezone the property from Residential 2 (R2) to a Residential zone variant.

  • 1. Staff Report
  • 2. Proposed Bylaw - None
  • 3. Public Correspondence
  • 4. Community Consultation
  • 5. Other Information - None

SS-RZ-2013.9: Land Use Bylaw Amendment

Location: 161 Drake Road, Salt Spring Island

A proposal to amend the Land Use Bylaw from R9 to a R1 variant for a multi-family affordable housing complex.

  • 1. Staff Reports
  • 2. Proposed Bylaw
  • 3. Public Correspondence
  • 4. Community Consultation - None
  • 5. Other Information - None

SS-RZ-2017.2: Land Use Bylaw amendment

Location: 221 Drake Road, Salt Spring Island

A proposal for OCP and Land Use Bylaw Amendments to permit 30 affordable housing units.

  • 1. Staff Reports
  • 2. Proposed Bylaws
  • 3. Public Correspondence
  • 4. Community Consultation
  • 5. Other Information - None

SS-RZ-2017.3: Land Use Bylaw amendment

Location: 2188 North End Road, Salt Spring Island

A proposal to rezone to a Rural Zone Variation to allow existing cottage on property to be designated as affordable housing.

  • 1. Staff Reports
  • 2. Proposed Bylaw
  • 3. Public Correspondence
  • 4. Community Consultation
  • 5. Other Information - None

SS-RZ-2019.1: Land Use Bylaw amendment

Location: 248 Upper Ganges Road, Salt Spring Island

Rezoning for General Employment uses.

  • 1. Staff Reports
  • 2. Proposed Bylaw - None
  • 3. Public Correspondence
  • 4. Community Consultation - None
  • 5. Other Information - None

SS-RZ-2021.1: Land Use Bylaw Amendment

Location: 114 Swanson Road, Salt Spring Island

A proposal to permit a six dwelling strata development.

  • 1. Staff Reports
  • 2. Proposed Bylaw - None
  • 3. Public Correspondence
  • 4. Community Consultation - None
  • 5. Other Information - None

SS-RZ-2021.3: Land Use Bylaw Amendment

Location: 361 Sunset Drive, Salt Spring Island

A Rezoning application to amend the Official Community Plan from Channel Ridge Residential to Residential Neighbourhoods, and Land Use Bylaw amendment from Residential 6 (a) to Residential 8.

  • 1. Staff Reports
  • 2. Proposed Bylaw - None
  • 3. Public Correspondence
  • 4. Community Consultation - None
  • 5. Other Information - None

Development Permit Applications

SS-DP-2018.14: Development Permit

Location: 2661 and 2621 Fulford-Ganges Road, Salt Spring Island (The Vortex)

Proposed development of 17 commercial guest accommodation units, a restaurant, accessory retail space, reception area, 2 parking lots and an onsite sewage disposal system.

The subject properties, site of the former Fulford Inn property, are in DPA2, DPA3, DPA6 & DPA7.

A revised landscaping plan is under review by staff. It will be brought forward to a future Local Trust Committee meeting.

Please see Development Variance Permit application SS-DVP-2021.24 which is being considered concurrently with this proposed Development Permit.

  • 1. Staff Reports
  • 2. Proposed Permit
  • 3. Public Correspondence
  • 4. Community Consultation - None
  • 5. Other Information

Development Variance Permit Applications

SS-DVP-2021.24: Development Variance Permit

Location: 2661 and 2621 Fulford-Ganges Road, Salt Spring Island (The Vortex)

Development Variance Permit to authorize reduction of setbacks from lot lines, water bodies, and the natural boundary of the sea.

Please see Development Permit application SS-DP-2018.14 which is being considered concurrently with this proposed Development Variance Permit.

  • 1. Staff Reports
  • 2. Proposed Permit
  • 3. Public Correspondence
  • 4. Community Consultation
  • 5. Other Information

SS-DVP-2022.1: Development Variance Permit

Location: Clamshell Islet, Salt Spring Island

Development Variance Permit to authorize the reduction of setbacks to the natural boundary of the sea for the siting of a proposed septic field and the reduction of setbacks to the natural boundary of the sea for the siting of an existing retaining wall.

  • 1. Staff Reports
  • 2. Proposed Permit
  • 3. Public Correspondence
  • 4. Community Consultation - None
  • 5. Other Information

SS-DVP-2022.5: Development Variance Permit

Location: 1521 Beddis Road

Development Variance Permit to vary the setback to an interior side lot line for a carport structure.

  • 1. Staff Reports
  • 2. Proposed Permit
  • 3. Public Correspondence
  • 4. Community Consultation - None
  • 5. Other Information - None

SS-DVP-2022.16: Development Variance Permit

Location: 124 Margaret Avenue

Development Variance Permit to permit an existing staircase, an existing shed and an existing dwelling within the various setbacks.

  • 1. Staff Reports
  • 2. Proposed Permit
  • 3. Public Correspondence
  • 4. Community Consultation - None
  • 5. Other Information - None

SS-DVP-2022.18: Development Variance Permit

Location: 224 Park Drive

Development Variance Permit to vary the rear lot line setback for an existing Single Family Dwelling.

  • 1. Staff Reports
  • 2. Proposed Permit
  • 3. Public Correspondence - None
  • 4. Community Consultation - None
  • 5. Other Information - None

SS-DVP-2022.19: Development Variance Permit

Location: 2591 Fulford-Ganges Road

Development Variance Permit to vary the maximum lot coverage permitted to facilitate the construction of two rainwater tanks.

  • 1. Staff Reports
  • 2. Proposed Permit
  • 3. Public Correspondence - None
  • 4. Community Consultation - None
  • 5. Other Information - None

SS-DVP-2022.20: Development Variance Permit

Location: 1486 Beaver Point Road

Development Variance Permit to permit an addition to a Single Family Dwelling within the rear lot line setback.

  • 1. Staff Reports
  • 2. Proposed Permit
  • 3. Public Correspondence
  • 4. Community Consultation - None
  • 5. Other Information - None

Temporary Use Permit Applications

SS-TUP-2022.4: Temporary Use Permit

Location: 151 Lower Ganges Road

Temporary Use Permit renewal to continue the additional uses to the property.

  • 1. Staff Reports
  • 2. Proposed Permit - None
  • 3. Public Correspondence - None
  • 4. Community Consultation - None
  • 5. Other Information

Referrals (None at this time)