Tree Protection

Bylaw No.: 
8041
Adopted Date: 
April 14, 1997
Contact: 
Community Planning at 250-469-8626

The Tree Protection bylaw prohibits the removal of a tree in the “Tree Cutting Permit
Areas” defined in the bylaw or a Natural Environment/Hazardous Condition Development Permit Area defined in the Official Community Plan, without a permit. The bylaw outlines the permit application procedures and requires that any tree removed under the provisions of this bylaw must be replaced with two trees within one growing season.