Public Hearings and Proposed Bylaws

Notices and documents associated with upcoming public hearings will appear on this page. 


Public Hearings

Members of the public may participate in Public Hearings through written submissions and by Zoom Webinar.

Write a submission - Drop it off at the drop-box at District Office, mail to District of Ucluelet or send it via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Written submissions received 48 hours before the Public Hearing will be published in the agenda and form part of the public record. Written submissions received after this deadline will be forwarded to Council and read into the record provided they are received before the Public Hearing begins.  Since members of the public are not currently permitted to attend public hearings in-person, written submissions submitted to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. during the public hearing, will be read into the record. 

Participate in-person -  Due to COVID-19, Provincial  Health Order regarding Gatherings and Events, and limited Council Chamber capacity, in-person attendance and participation is not permitted at this time.

Participate through Zoom Webinar by dialing in -  Dial in on your phone using the phone number provided in the Public Hearing notice. You will need to enter the meeting ID in order to join the meeting. Note that a participant ID is NOT required. If you would like to speak, press *9 to raise your hand. Staff will unmute you when it is your turn to speak. Please state your name and address.

Participate through Zoom Webinar by URL - 
Use your your Zoom compatible tablet, smart phone or computer to join the hearing by the entering the URL provided in the Public Hearing notice into your browser.  If you would like to speak, click the "raise your hand" icon. Staff will unmute you when it's your turn. Please state your name and address

More information about using Zoom is available on Zoom's website

If you are disconnected during the meeting, please join again using the phone number or link provided. 

Public hearings are streamed live and recorded. They can be viewed on the District of Ucluelet's YouTube channel. Please note that there is up to a 60 second lag.


Upcoming Public Hearings

May 13, 2021 - 5:30PM 
District of Ucluelet Official Community Plan Amendment Bylaw No. 1236, 2020

Notice is hereby given that a Public Hearing will be held in the George Fraser Room in the Ucluelet Community Centre at 500 Matterson Drive, Ucluelet BC, on Thursday, May 13th, 2021, commencing at 5:30 p.m. on pursuant to Section 464, 465, and 466 of the Local Government Act on the District of Ucluelet Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 1236, 2020. Due to COVID-19 and pursuant to Ministerial Order No. 192 the District of Ucluelet is offering the opportunity to participate by electronic means.  In-person attendance is not permitted at this time. 

View the PDF Notice

View the Public Hearing Information Binder (link will be updated once the binder becomes available)

View the Public Hearing Agenda (link will be updated once the agenda becomes available)

Participate Via Zoom
     Webinar ID: 845 0137 4834. Participant ID Not required.
     Join from a PC, Mac, iPad, iPhone or Android device:
                  • URL: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84501374834
                    Or iPhone one-tap:
                  • +17789072071,,84501374834# Canada
                    Or join by phone:
                  • Canada: +1 778 907 2071
                    International numbers available:  https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kdJdnMpqk1

Visit the Official Community Plan section on our website at https://ucluelet.ca/community/planning-building-bylaw/community-planning-and-zoning/official-community-plan.

  OCP public hearing Notice 2021Mar13


Questions about the properties, bylaws and permits?

Contact the District of Ucluelet's Planning Department at 250-726-7744 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Questions about how to participate?

Contact the District of Ucluelet's Corporate Services Department at 250-726-7744 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.