Public Hearing Information

Staff in our Development Services Department are available to assist if you have questions or need more information regarding a particular bylaw or Public Hearing procedure.  In accordance with the formal process for Public Hearings laid out in the Local Government Act, once a Public Hearing has been closed, no members of Council can either receive or respond to any further input, comments or questions regarding the bylaw(s) considered at the Hearing.

Click the linked images below for more information on Electronic Public Hearings and Public Hearings in general: 

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Public Hearing Information Sheet
Public Hearing Process Policy_graphic

Public Hearings:

Section 94 of the Community Charter requires that public (statutory) notices such as for Public Hearings, are posted in a specific way and within a specific timeline.  The Town's process is outlined in "Public Notice Bylaw 2022, No. 2119" (the Town's website and the local newspaper).

There are no Public Hearings scheduled at this time.

Special Notices:

The Town of Ladysmith has received a referral from the Province of BC's Liquor and Cannabis Regulation Branch for an application for a Special Event Area Endorsement at 204 Dogwood Drive
Public Notification Notice Notice of Liquor Licence Application - 204 Dogwood Drive
Application & Supporting Documents  Application
Special Event Area Site Plan
Site Plan a
Site Plan b
Council Report & Minutes Council Minutes - September 5, 2023
Staff Report to Council - September 5, 2023 
 Public Submissions Public Submissions 4320.50 204 Dogwood