Planning & Development Services

With Prince Rupert surging forward to become Canada’s newest container port community, the Development Services Department embraces the growth and opportunities awaiting the City.
The mission of the department is “to safeguard, protect and enhance the health, safety, public welfare and quality of life in the community through a customer service oriented commitment to co-operative quality Bylaw enforcement, courtesy, integrity and diplomacy, timely responses, and open-mindedness with respect to land development, construction, business operations and Bylaw observance”.
Services provided by our department are:
  • Building Maintenance
  • Building Permits
  • Bylaw Enforcement
  • Land Sales
  • Land Use Applications
  • Property Information
  • Substandard Buildings
  • Trade Licences
Development Services
424 3rd Ave West
Prince Rupert, BC V8J 1L7
Tel: (250) 627-0960
Fax: (250) 627- 0979
Office Hours: 9:30am – 4:30pm Mon to Fri
CLOSED on weekends and all Statutory Holidays