For all development related activity within the community, the Development Services Department has evolved into a one-stop service department to assist you with your development proposal. By combining short and long-range planning with building, development engineering and business licensing responsibilities, the Development Services Department will be able to assist you with all aspects of your proposal. To assess what applies to your proposal request, by email, an appointment for a pre-application meeting with the Development Services Staff who will be happy to assist you.

Phone: 250-286-5725

The City of Campbell River does not provide Comfort Letters. Requests for records that pertain to compliance, bylaw infractions, environmental assessment, or contamination records, notice of demolition or inspection reports are subject to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act

Application Process

The application process for any project can seem difficult and intimidating.  The information contained in this area should assist you through the process.  In addition, staff at the Development Services Department are always available to walk you through any process.  more... 

Current Applications

This list is made up of all the current development applications and is updated monthly. All approved applications will remain on the list for 1 month after more... 

Development Resources

This page contains links and information that may be useful to developers.  Additional content will be added over time.   more... 

Subdivision and Development Servicing Bylaw

Find out more about the various types of subdivisions. For all application types therea are minimum submission requirements. more...


a variance may be requested  when a particular application by virtue of a site regulation such as a setback, site coverage, height or other regulation will not comply with the Zoning Bylaw.  more...


If you are doing any construction work that impacts City lands or infrastructure such as a street, sidewalk, boulevard or parking lot, you will need to submit an application for a Works on City Lands and Infrastructure Permit.   more...

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