The City of Nelson Zoning Bylaw establishes zones and regulates the following:
Area, shape and dimensions of all parcels of land that may be created by subdivision
Permitted uses on any parcel of land within the city
Siting, sizing and dimensions of buildings and structures
The City of Nelson Interactive Zoning Map identifies the established zones within the City of Nelson. Residents and developers seeking to alter the use of a property will need to consult the Zoning Map and the Zoning Bylaw to determine if their proposal complies with existing zoning.
Off-Street Parking & Landscape Bylaw
The Off-Street Parking and Landscape Bylaw establishes regulations pertaining to parking of vehicles and bicycles, commercial loading, and landscaping requirements. This bylaw must be consulted in conjunction with the Zoning Bylaw.