Get familiar with the different sign types in the Sign Bylaw.
The Sign Bylaw was first adopted in 1989 and since then, our city has grown and technology has advanced.
A review is now underway to update and modernize our Sign Bylaw, and we’re looking for your input.
Regulations for signage support businesses, set standards, protect the character of an area, and enhance the look and feel of the neighbourhoods.
The Sign Bylaw review will update the regulations, policies, and processes to:
Thank you to everyone who shared their thoughts on signs in Vancouver! We are currently analyzing the feedback will received and preparing a summary. Your feedback will help inform updates to the City's Sign Bylaw.
The review of signs and advertising l will take place in two phases:
Sign Bylaw review
Bylaw review and revision
Review and refine proposed changes to Sign Bylaw and draft summary of values.
Updated Sign Bylaw and report out on values to Council.
Fall 2016 -
Advertising and digital signage
Review role of advertising and signage throughout the city, including billboards, transit shelters, and sponsorship.