Zoning

If you live within the Village of Lytton municipal boundaries, you can find information on zoning in the Village of Lytton Zoning Bylaw.

Rebuilding in Lytton

Find your zone

The first step is determine which zone your property is in. The principle uses for R1 (Low Density Residential) is for a single family dwelling or a two-family dwelling.

check the setbacks

Check the regulations for the maximum allowable parcel coverage, the minimum and maximum height and width of a building, the setbacks to the front, rear and sides of the building.

Once you have determined what you can build on the property, what your maximum allowable parcel coverage is, the minimum and maximum height and width of a building, the setbacks to the front, rear and sides of the building you can then decide what size and type of building you can construct.

decide what you want to build

Pick a house design that suits your needs for size, height, style, number of bedrooms, one storey or two storey, construction type, and other features.

Design considerations include construction type, stud spacing, insulation, air barrier system and location, heating, cooling, ventilation, hot water system, windows, doors, and any other features.