Land Use Bylaw

The Municipal District of Bonnyville’s Land Use Bylaw is the primary planning document utilized by Planning and Development Department staff to regulate the use and development of land and buildings within the boundaries of the municipality.

Everything from development applications and enforcement to general regulations and land use districts are covered.

Amendments to the Land Use Bylaw are currently being made. The amendments can be seen by clicking on the file under Related Documents on the right side of this page. As soon as the amendments have been made to the original document, it will be available for download.

If you have any questions, please contact the Planning and Development Department at 780-826-3171.

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Proposed Amendments to the Land Use Bylaw

PUBLIC HEARING

Take notice that a Public Hearing to consider Bylaw No. 574 will be held on November 23, 2022, at 10 a.m. in the Municipal District of Bonnyville Council Chambers (4905 – 50th Avenue, Bonnyville, AB) at which time written and verbal submissions may be presented to Council. Submissions may be made by any person(s) who claim to be affected by the proposed bylaw or from any other person whom the Council agrees to hear. 

LAND USE BYLAW NO. 574

Bylaw No. 1667, being the Municipal District of Bonnyville No. 87 Land Use Bylaw, be amended as follows:

Part 6 – GENERAL REGULATIONS – 
Section 49 – Keeping of Animals be amended to include regulations regarding beekeeping

Part 7 – ESTABLISHMENT OF LAND USE DISTRICTS AND LAND USE DISTRICT REGULATIONS – 
Section 68 – Establishment of Land Use District Regulations be amended
Section 69 – Agriculture District be amended
Section 72 – Country Residential District be amended
Section 73 – Country Residential (large lot) District be amended
Section 82 – Rural Commercial District be amended
Section 83 – Rural Industrial District be amended

Part 8 – DEFINITIONS be amended

A copy of the proposed bylaw and related documents may be reviewed at the above address between the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 to 4:30 p.m. during week days or by clicking here.

Should you make a verbal submission, the information you provide along with your name and legal address will be made public, subject to the provisions of the Freedom of Information and Protection Privacy Act. 

Esther Quiambao,
General Manager, Planning & Community Services