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Part 16 - Definitions

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A

Abattoir
Abutting
Accessible Parking Walkway
Accessory Building or Structure
Accessory Dwelling Unit
Accessory Use
Adult Entertainment Establishment
Agricultural Use
Airport
Allotment Garden
Amenity Area
Apartment Building  
Arterial Road, Major
Arterial Road, Minor
Arterial Road, Multi-Purpose

B

Balcony
Banquet Hall
Basement
Bay Window
Bed and Breakfast Home
Boarder
Boarding House
Body-rub
Body-rub Parlour
Building
Bulk Propane Storage Depot

C

Canopy
Car Port
Car Wash (Manual or Self-Serve)
Car Wash (Mechanical)
Cellar
Cemetery
Cluster Homes
Collector Road
Commercial Farm
Community Institution
Complementary Health Care
Convenience/Specialty Food Store
Convention Centre
Corporation
Correctional Facility
Cottage Industry
Creek Block
Crematory
Cultural Heritage Resource
Custom Workshop and Service Shop

D

Day Care Centre
Daylight Triangle
Deck - Residential
Density
Definitions
Department Store
Detached Dwelling
Development Zone
Dormer
Drive Through Facilities
Driveway
Drugless Practitioner
Duplex
Dwelling
Dwelling Unit

E

Efficiency Dwelling Unit
Enclosed Parking
Energy from Waste
Entertainment Establishment
Entire Development
Environmentally Sensitive Areas
Essential

F

Farmer's Market
Farming (See Agricultural Use)
Flea Market
Floor Area
Floor Area Ratio
Floor Area Ratio - Low Density Residential

Floor Area, Gross
Floor Area, Gross Building
Floor Area, Gross Rentable
Floor Area, Leasable
Four-Plex

G

Gaming Establishment
Garage - Private
Garage - Public
Golf Course
Grade
Grade,Fixed
Group Home
Group Home, Correctional

H

Habitable Room
Health Professional
Height, Building
Holding Zone
Home Based Business
Home Day Care
Home Decorating Centre
Home Industry
Hotel

I

Industrial Park
Industrial Use

K

Kennel

L

Land Uses Sensitive to Railway Rights-of-way
Landscape Area
Landscape Buffer
Landscaped Open Space Area
Lane
Large Building Supplies/Garden Store
Large Furniture and Appliance Store
Large Home and Auto Supplies Store
Loading Space
Long Term Care Facility
Lot
Lot Area
Lot Coverage
Lot Depth
Lot Line
Lot Line, Front
Lot Line, Rear
Lot Line, Side
Lot of Record
Lot Width
Lot, Corner
Lot, Interior
Lot, Through

M

Maisonette
Manufacturing
Medical Office
Medical Marihuana Production Facility
Metal Industries
Mobile Home
Motor Vehicle
Motor Vehicle Repair Garage
Motor Vehicle Sales, Leasing, Rental and ServiceMotor Vehicle Service Station
Motor Vehicle Wrecking Yard
Multi-Use Business Park

N

Night Club
Non-Conforming Building/Structure
Non-Conforming Use

O

Office

P

Parcel of Tied Land
Park, Commercial
Park, Public
Parking Lot
Patio (Residential)
Patio, Outdoor
Patio, Sidewalk
Patio, Terrace
Pit, Gravel
Pit, Wayside
Place of Assembly
Porch
Primary Metals Industry
Prime Agricultural Area
Privacy Area
Privacy Screen
Private Club
PropaneCylinder Exchange Facility
Propane Cylinder Handling Facility
Propane Facility, Private
Propane Facility, Retail
Propane Transfer Facility
Public Authority

Q

Quarry

R

Recreational Establishment
Recreational Vehicle
Recycling Depot
Recycling Facility
Regional Storm
Regulatory Floodline
Required
Research and Development Centre
Residential Social Service
Restaurant, Convenience
Restaurant, Fast Food
Restaurant, Standard
Retail Brewery
Retail Centre
Retail Store
Retail Trade
Retirement Home
Retirement Home Dwelling Unit
Roof, Flat

S

Semi-Detached Dwelling
Semi-Detached Garage
Service Commercial
Setback
Shelter
Shelter, Emergency
Special Events
Split Level
Stable Slope
Stable Slope Allowance
Storage Locker Facility
Storey
Storey, First
Storey, Half
Street Line
Street Width
Street, Local
Supermarket/Grocery Store
Swimming Pool

T

Toe of Cliff
Townhouse
Townhouse, Back to Back

Townhouse, Stacked
Townhouse, Street
Trailer, Utility
Triplex

U

Unitary Equipment
Utility

V

Vehicle
Video Game & Pinball Machines
Video Game/Pinball Machine Arcade
Video Rental Store

W

Walkway
Warehouse Club
Warehouse and Logistics
Waste
Waste Container Facility
Waste Transfer Station
Waste, Hazardous
Wholesale Trade

Y

Yard
Yard, Front
Yard, Rear
Yard, Side
Yard, Street Side


Last Updated December 2017

 

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