Application Forms


As of February 1, 2021, all rezoning, development permits, building permits, and subdivision applications are required by the Province of BC to include a Provincial Site Disclosure Statement (SDS) completed by the property owner or agent. 

Applications will not be accepted or processed by the Development Services department until the SDS is received

The form has been included as part of the checklist for the City’s land development and building permit application forms. If you have questions regarding the Site Disclosure Statement required to complete your application, please contact Development Services by emailing or call 250-837-3637.

The provincial Site Remediation website is the best resource of information on all aspects of contaminated sites.


Land Development Application

This includes applications for the following:

  • Development Permit (Minor)
  • Development Permit (Major)
  • Development Variance Permit
  • Board of Variance
  • Temporary Use Permit
  • Heritage Alteration Permit
  • Rezoning
  • Official Community Plan Amendment
  • Zoning Bylaw Amendment
  • Subdivision
  • Road Closure
  • Changes or Notices on Title

Business Services

Business Licences

This application can be used for the following: 

  • New Business, Inter-Community Business, Update to an Existing Licence

After successfully obtaining this application, the applicant may conduct business in the city of Revelstoke per the details of the application. All business licences are valid from the date the city grants the licence until the last day of the calendar year at which point a renewal notification and fee will be sent out to businesses. Business licences automatically renew unless cancelled. Please use the Business Licence Cancellation Form to inform our Department if your business will no longer be operating within the City of Revelstoke.

Cannabis and Liquor Licences

Encroachment Permits

This includes applications for the following: 

  • Display Table, Display Rack, Sandwich Board Signage

This includes applications for the following: 

  • Sidewalk Patio (Non-Fenced), Sidewalk Patio (Fenced), Curbside Patio, Parklet Patio

View Encroachment Permits Webpage

Sign Permits


  • This includes applications for the following:
  • Single Family House
  • Single Family House with Suite
  • Multi-Family
  • Accessory Buildings (Attached & Detached)
  • Modular and Mobile Buildings
  • Modular on Foundation

Please ensure you are familiar with the Site Drainage Plan Example for the above applications

Please note that all valuations must be calculated using the City of Revelstoke's Valuation Schedule

This includes applications for the following:

  • External Alteration 
  • Decks and Porches 
  • Plumbing
  • Retaining Wall
  • Demolition
  • Foundation
  • Site Servicing

Application to Connect to City Water and Sewer Services

This application is for the connection to City Services (water/sewer) for a new build or to upgrade existing services. Once filled out, the Development Services Clerks will dispatch it to the appropriate departments, Public Works and Engineering to co-ordinate the connection within 3 weeks of the form being submitted. Please note that if this is not related to a new build, the quote will need to be paid prior to Development Services accepting the form. 

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