Notice of Permit-Development Variance Permit No.825-33

Friday, January 8, 2021

What is Development Variance Permit No. 825-33 (DVP825-33)?

The subject properties are located at 2832, 2836, 2840, 2844, 2848, and 2852 (Lots 1-6) on Simpson Road in Lee Creek in Electoral Area F and are legally described as Lots 1-6 Section 25 Township 22 Range 12 West of the 6th Meridian Kamloops Division Yale District Plan KAP82698. These lots are more particularly shown on the location map below:

The subject properties are located in Lee Creek in Electoral Area F and are waterfront to Shuswap Lake. The applicant is proposing to vary the side parcel boundaries from 4.5 m to 2 m and the interior side parcel boundaries for accessory buildings from 3 m to 2 m for Lots 1-6 on Simpson Road. This application requires the following variances to the Scotch Creek/Lee Creek Zoning Bylaw No. 825:

  1. Section 5.6.3 (f) minimum setback from side parcel boundaries from 4.5 m to 2 m.
  2. Section 5.6.3 (f) minimum setback from interior side parcel for an accessory building from 3 m to 2 m.

See the site plan below for the locations of the proposed variances.

How can I find out more about this permit application? 

A copy of the proposed permit application and relevant background documents may be inspected at the Columbia Shuswap Regional District (CSRD), 555 Harbourfront Drive NE, Salmon Arm, BC between the hours of 9:00 AM and 4:00 PM, beginning Thursday, January 7, 2021 and ending Thursday, January 21, 2021. (Please note that CSRD office hours open to the public are subject to change depending upon Provincial Health Orders and recommendations.) The documents will also be available to view on the CSRD website starting on Friday, January 15, 2021 at under the applicable meeting date. 

How do I send a written submission about this permit application?

Written submissions will be accepted at the CSRD until 4:00 PM on Tuesday, January 19, 2021. The Board of the CSRD considers the author's name and residential address relevant to the Board's consideration of this matter and should be included in your submission. The author's phone number and email address are not relevant to the Board’s consideration of this matter and should not be included in the written submission. Written submissions received by the CSRD are subject to public disclosure and a copy may be provided to the applicant. Please clearly write "DVP Submission – DVP825-33" on your submission. Written submissions may be submitted to: or to the address above.

Where and when will the permit be considered for issuance?

At the CSRD, 555 Harbourfront Drive NE, Salmon Arm, BC, during the Regular Board Meeting commencing at 9:30 AM on Thursday, January 21, 2021. 

Due to special provisions regarding COVID-19 granted by Provincial Ministerial Order M192, the January 21, 2021 CSRD Board meeting will be taking place through the use of remote communications technology only. No public attendance is permitted at the meeting. There is no specific opportunity for the public to provide verbal or written submissions about this application at this meeting. Go to to learn about the electronic Board meeting attendance option available to the public through Zoom.

The outcome of the applications will be made available to any interested member of the public by emailing or by contacting the member of the planning staff listed below.

Who can I contact about this permit application?

Hayley Graham, Planner I