Planning Bylaws and Guiding Documents

What are the planning documents that help build and develop Okotoks?

Planning in Okotoks (like all Alberta communities) is guided by a number of statutory documents.  All planning activity must conform with the regulations outlined in these planning documents.  Legislated planning documents include the Municipal Development Plan, the Land Use Bylaw, the Area Structure and Redevelopment Plans and the Intermunicipal Development Plan.

Statutory Plans & Bylaws

Planning Policies & Guidelines

Development Concept Plan

Development Concept Plans establish a cohesive development concept and development guidelines, such as the layout, building design styles, parking, and access, of a specific area. Development Concept Plans are typically required to provide compatibility of commercial or mixed-use node that is built in phases.