The Province of British Columbia, through the Local Government Act and Community Charter, guide how the development review process is undertaken and how land uses may be controlled. The District of Sparwood Official Community Plan guides land use in Sparwood and defines our goals, objectives, and policies on subjects ranging from community and economic development to infrastructure and the environment. The Zoning Bylaw is a companion document that regulates land use and development.
Building or renovating your home is exciting but can also raise many questions. Find out more about the steps you need to take before you start the process.
Building & Renovating
Every house and business must have an address and display it according to our bylaws. Learn more here.
Learn about permits, zoning, and options and programs for improving energy efficiency in your home.
Land Use & Development
Learn about various District policies and guidelines and how they may apply to your project.
Policies & Guidelines
Learn more about our water, wastewater, and stormwater systems.
Utilities (Water & Sewer)