Zoning Regulations

Accessory Commercial (AC-1)

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Accessory Commercial (AC-1)
Bylaw: Zoning Bylaw, 1850, 1994
Section: 7.12
Category: Residential
Number of Properties/Folios: 300
Number of Undeveloped Properties:
The number of empty properties is determined by counting all properties within a zone that has no recorded improvement by BC Assessment during the most recent survey.

Please contact City Hall to enquire about a specific property and its status

Primary Uses

means the main purpose for which land, principal uses or principal uses are ordinarily used
Multiple Family Dwelling
means a dwelling containing three (3) or more dwelling units and includes a rowhouse, townhouse and apartment
means open space used for recreational purposes or maintained for the use and enjoyment of the public and includes Federal, Provincial, Regional and local parks, ecological, archaelogical and historic sites and includes privately-owned land for use of which no charge is made to the public
Public Utility Use
means a use, including buildings and structures, providing water supply, sewage collection and disposal (excluding sewage treatment plants), electricity, natural gas, telephone, radio and television broadcasting, transmitting and receiving and similar services where such use is established by the City of Kimberley or a company regulated by government utility or communications legislation
Tourist Accommodation when a residential unit is unoccupied
means a building or portions of a building containing one or more habitable rooms that are used for temporary lodging by visitors where payment for occupancy is on a daily or weekly basis when a residential unit is unoccupied

Accessory Uses

  1. a use which is accessory use to the accessory use or the use of the accessory use on the same accessory use; or
  2. a use which is accessory use to the accessory use made of the accessory use upon which such accessory use is carried on
Accessory Buildings Or Structures
  1. a detatched building the use or intended use of which is accessory to that of the principal building situated on the same parcel; or
  2. a building which is accessory to a principal use made of the parcel upon which such building is (to be) located
Boarding And Lodging
means monthly or longer accommodation for not more than two persons who are unrelated to the family residing in a dwelling unit and is limited to bedrooms or sleeping units only
Sleeping Units to a permitted use, subject to subsection (7)(c)
means one or more habitable rooms used for lodging of a person or persons on a temporary or longer basis and must include in addition to the habitable room(s) a toilet, wash basin and bath or shower, but must not contain facilities for the preparation of food to a permitted use, subject to subsection (7)(c)