Advisory Planning Commission (APC)


  • The APC meets on the second Wednesday of the month but only when matters have been referred to APC
  • Meetings are held at City Hall, 310 Ward Street, Nelson BC Canada V1L 5S4


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Please note that minutes become available following adoption


The role of the Advisory Planning Commission is to advise Council on matters referred to the Commission which includes land use; project design and landscaping, community planning and bylaws and permits relevant to the land use provision of the Local Government Act.


  • Path to 2040 Advisory Planning Commission Bylaw


The APC consists of 9 members:

  • Two representatives from the Economic sector
  • Two representatives from the Social sector
  • Two representatives from the Cultural sector
  • Two representatives from the Environmental sector
  • One member from the community at large with preference for an individual representing heritage


  • 5 members


  • Ed Olthof


City of Nelson
Advisory Planning Commission
Suite 101, 310 Ward Street
Nelson BC V1L 5S4
Phone: 250-352-8202
Email Sebastien Arcand