Notice of Development Variance Permit (DVP-2020-01) 1050 Trunk Road

This notice is to advise that Council will consider a Development Variance Permit respecting LOT 1, SECTION 17, RANGE 7, QUAMICHAN DISTRICT, PLAN 10471 located at 1050 TRUNK ROAD, Duncan, BC.

The City has received a Development Variance Permit application from Woywitka Building Supplies Ltd. for the purpose of constructing a Two-Unit Dwelling at 1050 Trunk Road, which is located within the Cowichan River floodplain.

A height variance is requested to allow for a sloped roof and lot grading to permit site drainage to Trunk Road. The applicant is also requesting an increase in the principal building lot coverage due to restrictions caused by the floodplain elevation requirements for the lot.
The applicant is requesting the following variance to Zoning Bylaw No. 3166, 2017:
1. To vary the maximum height of the principal building, with a roof pitch less than 6:12, from 7.5 m to 8.3 m.
2. To vary the maximum floor area of the principal building from 35% lot coverage up to the maximum of 40% lot coverage permitted for all buildings and structures combined.

The proposed permit is available for public inspection from Thursday, June 4th, 2020 to Monday, June 15th, 2020 at Duncan City Hall, 200 Craig Street, Duncan, BC, 8:30 am to 4:00 pm, Monday to Friday. To arrange to view the proposed permit in-person at City Hall, due to COVID-19 restrictions, please contact the Manager of Planning, Michelle Geneau, at or 250-746-6126 prior to attending City Hall. For convenience, the proposed permit and site plans are below this notice.

Council will consider this application at the electronic Council Meeting scheduled for Monday, June 15th, 2020, 6:00 p.m. To watch the Council meeting online, live-streamed, please go to: or search on for “City of Duncan”.

Any person who believes their interests may be affected by this proposed Development Variance Permit may provide written comments by hand-delivery at City Hall (drop box) or mail to Director of Corporate Services, City of Duncan, 200 Craig Street, Duncan, BC V9L 1W3 or email until 4:00 p.m., Wednesday, June 10th, 2020, to ensure their inclusion in the public record. Written comments received after 4:00 pm on June 10th and before 5:00 p.m. on June 15th will be submitted for public record during the meeting.

Public Notice (DVP-2020-01)

Proposed Development Variance Permit (DVP-2020-01)

Site Plans – DVP-2020-01