Development Services

Special Notice - COVID-19 response

The CSRD administrative office is open to the public for regular business hours from 9 AM to 4 PM (excluding holidays).

Appointments are strongly encouraged to avoid congestion and adhere to physical distancing regulations. While some CSRD staff remain working remotely, they are available by phone and email. It is recommended that the public continue to use these methods of contacting staff as much as possible to help reduce potential exposure to the COVID-19 virus.

If you have concerns or questions, the best way to reach us is by email:

We appreciate your patience as we work to protect the health of both our staff and the public during this challenging time.

What We Do

The Development Services (DS) Department’s mandate is to provide region-wide land use planning and development control to meet the expectations and needs of the residents of the region. The department provides professional advice and recommendations to the Board of Directors who provide policy directives and decision-making on significant land use matters.

Development Services staff adheres to provincial government legislation and regulations and works cooperatively with provincial and federal government ministries in the delivery of its products and services. The DS Department’s organization is structured into four distinct functions:

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