Planning and Lands Department

The Planning and Lands Department is responsible for land-use planning, land development, and the administration of municipal lands. The department carries out council decisions and provides a wide range of administrative and technical services. 

Our key responsibilities include:

  • The preparation, adoption and enforcement of the Community Plan, Zoning By-law and Land Administration By-law.
  • The review of Development Permit Applications.
  • All transactions relating to the pricing, the disposal, and the leasing of municipal land.

To obtain information regarding the rules and regulations that apply to development in Cambridge Bay review the Community Plan and Zoning By Law located in the ByLaw section of our website. To better understand the requirements applicable to your development project, contact the Planning and Lands staff. They are always there to assist you with your questions.