Business & Development

Development Applications

Development proposals in various stages of the development process.

Building & Development

Our processes ensure that any change respects and enhances what is primarily a residential community, and adheres to relevant legislation.


It is important to manage future change and meet emerging housing needs, while preserving the character of West Vancouver.

Heritage Conservation

The District has policies and programs in place that recognize and encourage the protection and enhancement of West Vancouver’s natural, built, and cultural heritage.

Economic Development

The local economy of West Vancouver has evolved over many years

Information for Businesses

Find all the information you need to operate a business in West Vancouver, including permits and licences, taxes and utilities and fire safety regulations.


West Vancouver is a popular location with producers, film-makers and photographers.