Approximately 12% of the Municipality's land falls within an area where there are zoning regulations. Zoning regulations outline permitted uses for the area in compliance with the appropriate Land Use By-law.
Click here for a map which shows areas of the Municipality with zoning regulations.
If you live in any of the following communities, your property may be governed by a Land Use By-law:
- Village of Hebbville
- Community of Blockhouse
- Community of Oakland
- Prince's Inlet and Area (Maders Cove, Sunny Brook, Martin's Brook, and Herman's Island)
- Riverport and District (Riverport, Lower and Middle LaHave, Feltzen South, Rose Bay, and Kingsburg)
- Osprey Village
- Lunenburg Municipal Industrial Planning Area (Oakhill, Harold Whynott Road)
Each Land Use By-law has a zoning map which indicates which zone the property is in and the regulations that will apply.
To confirm zoning for a property, either consult the appropriate zoning map or contact the Municipality's Development Officer.
If zoning information is required specific to a property and provided in writing, the Municipality of Lunenburg requires the appropriate request form to be completed accompanied by the necessary fee. Details on the location of the property and the intended use will be required to provide the correct information.