Planning & Development

Welcome to Planning and Development Services

The Town's Planning & Development Services are provided under contract. They provide a variety of services include development applications, land use by-law, subdivision applications, civic addressing and mapping information.

Application Drop-off and Payments

Westville Town Office
2042 Queen Street
Westville, NS B0K 2A0

Contact Information

Planning and Development staff do not have offices in the Town of Westville or regular office hours. The best way to contact them is via email.

Planning & Development Contact

Services: building, development and sub-divisions; civic addressing; garages; fences; heritage inquiries

Phone: 902-318-6633

Building Inspection Contact

Services: building inspection; demolition permits; building code questions

Building Official Phone: 902-759-9189

Applications, By-Laws and Processes


Document Name Document
Application for Development Agreement Download
Application for Variance Download
Authorization Form - Building and Development Download
Authorization Form - Demolition Download
Building and Development Permit Application Download
Rezoning Application Download


Document Name Document
Inter-Municipal Planning Strategy Download
Land Use Bylaw Download
Subdivision Bylaw Download
Swimming Pool By Law Download


Document Name Document
Commercial Permit Process Download
Development Agreement - Re-zoning - LUB Application Process Download
Development Agreement and Re-zoning - Expanded Process Download
Development Agreement and Re-zoning - Standard Process Download
Municipal Planning Strategy and Land-use By-law Amendment Process Download
Permit Fee Schedule Download
Site Plan Approval Checklist Download
Site Plan Approval Process Download
Subdivision Approval Process Download
Variance Process Download