Applications to the City's Committees

  • Serve Your Community on the Board of Variance

    Members of the public are invited to apply to serve on the Board of Variance, an independent panel of five members appointed by Council to consider minor variances from the City's Zoning Bylaw. One appointment is up for renewal for a term commencing November 1, 2019 through to March 31, 2022.

    Appeals to the Board are generally made by homeowners or developers when compliance with a minor aspect of a Zoning Bylaw (such as a side yard setback) would case "hardship" to the applicant.

    Why join the Board? This is an opportunity to play a role in development-related decision-making in Campbell River. No specific knowledge or qualifications are required, but an interest in civic governance and land use regulations is important.

    Criteria for membership on the Board includes being available to meet during working hours, with at least 10 days notice. Meetings generally last no longer than an hour. The Board meets when applications are received, typically 3 to 5 times a year.

    During a meeting, the Board will consider whether the application is "minor" and whether "hardship" is evident, and will either deny or approve the application. The Board hears representations from an applicant and/or their neighbours before making a decision. City staff provide administrative and technical support.

    Questions? Please contact Kevin Brooks, Development Services Manager at 250-286-5725 or email kevin.brooks@campbellriver.ca

    Information and applications are at City Hall at the links below.

    Terms of Reference

    Application for Board of Variance

    Apply today! Deadline is 4:30 PM Wednesday, October 2, 2019
  • Participate on a City Committee

    Council annually appoints community members to participate on various City committees (see Advisory Committee\Overview) and when required will advertise for those appointments in the local paper and online.

    Please see the current committee vacancies below.

    Committee Vacancies

    Environmental Advisory Committee (1)

    If you are interested in applying to a City committee, we encourage you to review our committee terms of reference attached below and the committee meeting schedules, which are posted on the individual committee web pages.

    If you are interested, please reach out to our Deputy City Clerk, Tracy Bate, at tracy.bate@campbellriver.ca

    Application for Appointment to Environmental Advisory Committee

    3698 Advisory Committee Bylaw, 2018
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