Development Application No. PL2023-029

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The RDN is currently looking for your input on RGS/OCP amendment application PL2021-005.

2935 Trans-Canada Highway, Electoral Area A

The RDN has received an application to amend the “Regional District of Nanaimo Land Use and Subdivision Bylaw No. 500, 1987” for property located at 2935 Trans-Canada Highway in Electoral Area A.

The subject property, legally described as Lot 11, Section 4, Range 7, Cranberry District, Plan 2700, is currently split zoned Rural 4 (RU4), Subdivision District 'D' and Industrial 2 (IN2) Subdivision District 'Z' and are both designated 'Industrial' in the OCP. The purpose of the application is change the zoning of the (RU4 D) portion of the subject property from Rural 4 (RU4), Subdivision District ‘D’ (2.0 hectare minimum parcel size) to Industrial 2 (IN2), Subdivision District ‘Z’ (no further subdivision), under the “Regional District of Nanaimo Land Use and Subdivision Bylaw No. 500, 1987”.

If the application is successful, the intent is to expand the existing steel fabrication business beyond the current IN2 zoned portion, see map to the left.

NOTE: This application is currently under review and requires additional information. We have published this page early in the process as the development application signs have been posted on the subject property and we want to ensure that there is information available online. Additional information will be added to the document library once it has been finalized.

As the application obtains new information, this page will be updated and those who are registered, will receive an update notification. Questions or comments may be submitted through the Q &A tab below.

This is in your community and we want to hear your thoughts on this proposal. A few ways you can learn more and share your thoughts are by:

  • Checking out our Document Library which includes the site plan and supporting studies
  • Be sure to Register to provide your input
  • Provide your input by participating in the questionnaire by clicking the Application Input tab below
  • To check the status of the application and next steps see our Process
  • Send us your questions and we will provide an answer for all to see in the Q&A tab
  • We will share project updates in the What's New tab as the project moves forward
  • Want to connect with our team? See our contact info in Who's Listening



2935 Trans-Canada Highway, Electoral Area A

The RDN has received an application to amend the “Regional District of Nanaimo Land Use and Subdivision Bylaw No. 500, 1987” for property located at 2935 Trans-Canada Highway in Electoral Area A.

The subject property, legally described as Lot 11, Section 4, Range 7, Cranberry District, Plan 2700, is currently split zoned Rural 4 (RU4), Subdivision District 'D' and Industrial 2 (IN2) Subdivision District 'Z' and are both designated 'Industrial' in the OCP. The purpose of the application is change the zoning of the (RU4 D) portion of the subject property from Rural 4 (RU4), Subdivision District ‘D’ (2.0 hectare minimum parcel size) to Industrial 2 (IN2), Subdivision District ‘Z’ (no further subdivision), under the “Regional District of Nanaimo Land Use and Subdivision Bylaw No. 500, 1987”.

If the application is successful, the intent is to expand the existing steel fabrication business beyond the current IN2 zoned portion, see map to the left.

NOTE: This application is currently under review and requires additional information. We have published this page early in the process as the development application signs have been posted on the subject property and we want to ensure that there is information available online. Additional information will be added to the document library once it has been finalized.

As the application obtains new information, this page will be updated and those who are registered, will receive an update notification. Questions or comments may be submitted through the Q &A tab below.

This is in your community and we want to hear your thoughts on this proposal. A few ways you can learn more and share your thoughts are by:

  • Checking out our Document Library which includes the site plan and supporting studies
  • Be sure to Register to provide your input
  • Provide your input by participating in the questionnaire by clicking the Application Input tab below
  • To check the status of the application and next steps see our Process
  • Send us your questions and we will provide an answer for all to see in the Q&A tab
  • We will share project updates in the What's New tab as the project moves forward
  • Want to connect with our team? See our contact info in Who's Listening



  • Submission of Amendment Application PL2023-029

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    The RDN has received an application to amend Bylaw 500, 1987 at 2935 Trans Canada Highway and is currently under review. Application updates and additional information will be posted on Get Involved Page. Once the application is considered complete, a report will be prepared for the Electoral Area Services Committee and RDN Board for consideration of first and second reading.

Page last updated: 03 Oct 2023, 02:34 PM