C Commercial Districts

C Commercial Districts

C-1
Allows small-scale convenience commercial establishment and dwelling uses that are compatible with commercial uses.

C-2
Allows a wide range of goods and services, maintains commercial activities and personal services, and allows dwelling uses designed to be compatible with commercial uses.

C-2B
Allows a wide range of goods and services, maintains commercial activities and personal services, and encourages good design and proper use of the land.

C-2C
Allows a wide range of goods and services, maintains commercial activities and personal services, and creates a pedestrian-oriented district shopping area.

C-2C1
The intent of the District Schedule is to allow a wide range of goods and services, maintain commercial activities and personal services, and create a district shopping area.

C-3A
Allows a wide range of goods and services, maintains commercial activities and some light manufacturing, preserves the character of the District, and allows dwelling uses that are compatible with commercial uses.

C-5 & C-6
Allows retail and services that are compatible with the residential character of the West End, allows dwelling units designed compatibly with commercial uses, and allows great density in C-6 to provide a transition between Downtown and the West End.

C-7 & C-8
Encourages a transition into a mixed-use community, respects the needs of existing development, and in C-8, encourages pedestrian-oriented retail uses at grade.

FC-1
Encourages the development of a high density neighbourhood which has mixed commercial, residential, and industrial uses.

Zoning & development related links

Zoning & Development Bylaw
Regulates the development of property in Vancouver by encouraging land use and building according to community goals and visions for the future of Vancouver and its neighbourhoods.

Zoning Bylaw administrative bulletins
Zoning Bylaw administrative bulletins

Land use and development policies and guidelines
Read the City of Vancouver's land use and development policies, which help shape the city and make our communities more liveable.

C-1C-2C-2BC-2CC-2C1C-3AC-5 & C-6C-7 & C-8FC-1