Requirement to engage with abutting (neighbouring) municipalities: guide for municipalities
Overview of the legislative requirement for municipalities to have a policy about engaging with abutting (neighbouring) municipalities in land use planning.
This guide outlines the minimum planning requirements that municipalities need to follow when adopting or changing a municipal planning strategy that affects an abutting (neighbouring) municipality.
- engagement program
- legislation and regulation requirements
- engagement timeline and process
- defining engagement topics
- limiting the geographic area for an engagement program
Author: Department of Municipal Affairs
Department: Municipal Affairs and Housing