Subdivision and Development Appeals

Subdivision and Development Appeal Board 

The Subdivision and Development Appeal Board (SDAB) is a quasi-judicial board that hears appeals from: 

  • decisions of a subdivision authority on a subdivision application or any conditions of approval; 
  • decisions of a development authority on a development permit application or any conditions of approval; 
  • a development authority's decision to issue a stop order (MGA s. 645), and; 
  • Other decisions of the development authority. 

SDAB Members are appointed by Council but the SDAB and its decisions are independent of Council. 

Municipal Government Board

The Municipal Government Board is a quasi-judicial board that hears appeals when provincial interests are affected by the decision of a subdivision authority. Provincial interests include land: 

  • located in the Green Area; 
  • adjacent to, or contains all or part of, the bed and shore of a body of water; 
  • is located within 1.6km if the centre line of a highway right of way; 
  • within 300m of the working area of an operating wastewater treatment plants; 
  • adjacent to or contains all or part of land identified as a historical resource; 
  • within 300m of (i) the disposal area of an operating or non-operating landfill or (ii) the working area of an operating storage site, or; 
  • within 450m of (i) the working area of an operating landfill or (ii) the working area or disposal area of an operating or non-operating hazardous waste management facility.

Contact Us

  1. Rod Hawken


    CAO
    Email
    Phone: 780-361-6225


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