PIBC Yukon Chapter

Legal Seminar: Planning & Zoning
September 28, 2015 - 9:00am - 4:00pm
Elijah Smith Building, Room 3A
300 Main Street
Whitehorse
BC

The PIBC Yukon Chapter is organizing a one-day planning law workshop with Bill Buholzer FCIP, RPP and Jay Lancaster from Young Anderson - Barristers and Solicitors. A light lunch is included with the registration.

AGENDA
1. Introductions
2. Planning Law 101: Jurisdiction to Plan and Zone - Statutory authority for local government and territorial government planning
3. Planning Law 101: Procedural Fairness and Scrupulous Fairness - Statutory and common law requirements for notification, hearings, reasons for decision
4. Planning Law 101: Delegation and Sub-delegation of Planning Powers - Who can exercise planning powers and make decisions?
LUNCH BREAK
5. Discrimination in Zoning - On what basis can zoning laws distinguish between land uses and land users?
6. Zoning and Non-Conforming Uses - What can stay, and what has to go?
7. First Nations Issues - Review of case law on aboriginal rights and title
8. General Questions and Answers

Registration Fees (price includes GST)
PIBC Member - $15
Non-member - $20
Student - FREE

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. Deadline for registration is September 25, 2015.

For complete details and to register for this event, visit http://www.cvent.com/d/krqbr3