PIBC Vancouver Island North Chapter

Legal Seminar: Board of Variance & Beyond With Peter Johnson of Stewart McDannold Stuart
March 14, 2017 - 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Bowen Complex, Bowen Clubhouse
500 Bowen Road
CPD Learning Units: 

This half-day seminar, led by experienced municipal solicitor Peter Johnson (bio: http://www.sms.bc.ca/lawyer/peter-johnson/), will provide an examination of the role of the Board of Variance, and assist Planners to conduct their responsibilities in accordance with the statutory requirements, along with providing a better understanding of Board of Variance jurisdiction, good board procedures and practices, and the (limited) scope for judicial review of Board decisions by considering applicable judicial decisions. The session will also touch on development variance permit systems and their relationship to the matters handled by the Board of Variance.


WHEN: Tuesday, March 14, 2017 (1:30 - 4:30 PM)


WHERE: Bowen Complex, Bowen Clubhouse 

500 Bowen Road, Nanaimo BC

Cost: (Fee is subject to 5% GST)

PIBC Member: $20

Non-Member: $30

Student: $10


Light Refreshments will be provided.


Attendance at this event qualifies for 3.0 (Organized and Structured) Learning Units for PIBC CPL.


Please REGISTER here: http://www.cvent.com/d/d5q74f


Registration Deadline will be on Monday March 13, 2017 at noon. All registrations are final. No refunds or cancellations are permitted; however, in the event that a registrant is not able to attend, substitution of a different attendee may be accepted if arranged in advance. Any registrant requiring substitution should contact PIBC no later than March 13, 2017.