Green Bylaws Toolkit

Download the Green Bylaws Toolkit here: The Green Bylaws Toolkit for Protecting and Enhancing the Natural Environment and Green Infrastructure (3rd edition: 2021) is a guide to land use regulatory tools to promote the conservation of sensitive ecosystems and green infrastructure.

It includes a compendium of proven planning tools to assist planners and decisions makers in planning for sustainable communities.

Content of the toolkit includes: 

  • Scope, rationale, and changes to the toolkit since the 2nd Edition
  • Extensive resource collection of complementary bylaw guides and toolkits for local governments that can be paired with the Green Bylaws Toolkit 
  • List of tools available to local governments along with general recommended approaches for developing green bylaws 
  • Sample bylaw language and case studies from around BC 

Visit the Stewardship Centre for British Columbia for additional information on the Toolkit: Overview: Green Bylaws Toolkit - Stewardship Centre for BC 

Author: Deborah Curran
Publisher: Stewardship Centre for BC
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