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Discretionary Planning Applications

HRM Planning Applications manages applications for land use development projects which require approval by Community Council, Regional Council, or, if a project is located within the Downtown Halifax Plan Area, the Design Review Committee.

HRM Planning Applications also manages the Heritage Properties program and facilitates the public consultation process for Telecommunications Facilities in HRM.

How to submit a Discretionary Planning Application

Active Planning Applications - list of applications currently under consideration

Planning Application Requests for New Planning Policy in the Regional Centre

Municipal Planning Strategies and Land Use By-Laws, including maps, are available online. Please visit our Community Plans page for more information.

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