What are the rules around Secondary Suites on Gabriola Island?
The Gabriola Official Community Plan and Land Use Bylaw set out the criteria for secondary suites on Gabriola Island.
Currently, one secondary suite is permitted on a lot that is 2 hectares or larger in size in the SRR, LRR, R, RR1, RR2, F, AG zones. Maps that show these zones are here:
- North: http://www.islandstrust.bc.ca/media/346969/lub-north-nov2018.pdf
- South: http://www.islandstrust.bc.ca/media/342214/lub-soutsheet-oct-2016.pdf
The LUB contains regulations governing the construction of a secondary suite, such as maximum floor area and height.