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10. CNA Zone Regulations

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10.1 Lot Area, Yards, Floor Area, Height

Table 9.10.1 


Lot Width

15 m with municipal water and sewer;
80 m without municipal water and sewer

Lot Area

0.05 ha with municipal water and sewer;
0.8 ha without municipal water and sewer

Yard Abutting Highway 403

30 m

Front Yard

6 m

Rear Yard

6 m

Side Yard

3 m

Street Side Yard

6 m

Yard Abutting anRNA zone

15 m

Yard Abutting aPCorP zone:

6 m

Yard abutting an 02 or03 zone:

7.5 m

Yard abutting a pipeline easement

7 m rear yard; 3 m side yard

Separation Distance from a Railway Right of Way

30 m for land uses sensitive to railway rights-of-way

Setback between a Standard Restaurant and anRNA zone

15 m

Floor Area Ratio

0.3:1 maximum

Building Height

2 storeys or 8 m maximum

Maximum Floor Area

300 m2 maximum per retail or service commercial use


10.2 Landscape Area and Buffer

Landscape Area abutting a street: 3m
Landscape Buffer abutting an RNA zone: 6m

10.3 Loading and Unloading

a) Loading and unloading shall not take place within 7.5 m of an RNA zone.

b) Loading and unloading docks shall be screened from view from an adjoining RNA zone.

10.4 Outside Storage

a) Only merchandise displayed for retail sale may be stored outside, provided the merchandise is not stored in a truck, trailer or other vehicle.

b) Perishable waste must be kept in refridgerated storage within a building. Alternatively, perishable waste may be stored outside if a deep collection waste disposal system, comprimised of a sealed container with a lockable lid located primarily below grade, is used.

c) Non-perishable waste stored outside on lands abutting an RNA zone shall be kept within a solid screen      enclosure subject to Part 1, Subsection 2.2.2.

10.5 Parking

a) Parking shall be provided in accordance with Part 1, Subsection 2.25, Off Street Parking and Loading Requirements.

(b) Parking of trucks and trailers is prohibited except when:

  • The truck or trailer is being loaded and unloaded
  • The truck or trailer is for customer use
  • The truck or trailer belongs to a property owner or tenant
  • The truck or trailer is being used for charitable purposes

10.6 Fencing

On lands abutting an RNA zone, fencing shall be installed along the common boundary with the residential zone and shall have a minimum height of 1.8 m, which may be a solid screen fence or a combination of chain link fence and landscape planting to form a dense year-round screen.


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