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 or Permit - 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 or Permit
  • 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 Bylaw or Permit
  • 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 or Permit
  • 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 or Permit - None
  • 3. Public Correspondence
  • 4. Community Consultation - None
  • 5. Other Information - None

SS-RZ-2020.2: Land Use Bylaw amendment

Location: 125 Churchill Road, Salt Spring Island

A proposal for OCP and Land Use Bylaw Amendments to rezone from Residential 7 (R7) to Commercial 4 Variant.

  • 1. Staff Reports
  • 2. Proposed Bylaw or Permit
  • 3. Public Correspondence
  • 3. Public Correspondence - Community Need
  • 4. Community Consultation
  • 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 or Permit - 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 or Permit - 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.

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 Bylaw or 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 Bylaw or Permit
  • 3. Public Correspondence
  • 4. Community Consultation - None
  • 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 Bylaw or Permit
  • 3. Public Correspondence
  • 4. Community Consultation - None
  • 5. Other Information - None

SS-DVP-2022.2: Development Variance Permit

Location: 105 McKenzie Crescent, Piers Island

Development Variance Permit to Vary the Setback to the Natural Boundary of the Sea for a Retaining Wall Structure.

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

SS-DVP-2022.5: Development Variance Permit

Location: 1521 Beddis Road – DEFERRED TO A FUTURE MEETING

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

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

SS-DVP-2022.14: Development Variance Permit

Location: 113 Lee Ann Road, Salt Spring Island

Development Variance Permit request to site an existing single family dwelling within the front lot line setback.

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

SS-DVP-2022.15: Development Variance Permit

Location: 101 Bittancourt Road, SSI (former Seabreeze Inne)

Development Variance Permit to vary the front lot line setback, and permit a reduction of automobile parking spaces for use by disabled people from two (2) to one (1).

Please see the Temporary Use Permit (SS-TUP-2022.1) for this property which will be considered concurrently.

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

Temporary Use Permit Applications

SS-TUP-2022.1: Temporary Use Permit

Location: 101 Bittancourt Road, SSI (former Seabreeze Inne)

Temporary Use Permit to allow up to eighteen (18) dwelling units in a multi-family dwelling for employee housing, and one (1) office.

Please see the Development Variance Permit (SS-DVP-2022.15) for this property which will be considered concurrently.

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

Referrals (None at this time)