RS-1 One-Family Dwelling Districts

The intent of this Schedule is generally to:

  • Maintain the single-family residential character of the District.
  • Allow one-family dwellings with secondary suites, under certain circumstances.
  • Preserve outdoor spaces and views.
  • Enhance neighbourhood features through the maintenance of healthy trees and planting which reflects the established streetscape.

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.