According to the Zoning By-law, a "Dwelling, multiple-unit", means a building containing three (3) or more dwelling units, each unit designed for and used by one (1) family. Access can be from an interior corridor or direct from the outside of the unit.
When Multi Unit Dwellings are “P” Permitted in a zone according to the Zoning By-law, a Major Development Permit is required. When Multi Unit Dwellings are “C” Conditional in a zone according to the Zoning By-law, a Conditional Use is required.
Download and complete the Multi Unit Residential Application Form and review the Multi Unit Residential Application Checklist. A Multi Unit Residential Application also requires a Letter of Intent to be submitted. Download the Sample Letter of Intent to assist with the application process.
Major Development Permit = $300.00
Conditional Use = $500.00 + Mailing Costs
Each Multi Unit being proposed are required to pay a Capital Levy Fee for each unit. The rates vary based on the location of the units. See the Dedication/Capital Levy Fee By-law below:
The Planning Committee is comprised of members of Council and the LUD Committees of Lorette and Landmark. The Planning Committee review applications for Multi Unit Residential creating 10 or more units that requires a Conditional Use Application. They will review the proposals prior to, or after, a formal application has been made.
Note: Every application will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis and Administration may require an application not listed above to be reviewed by the Planning Committee to provide recommendation to Council.