Land Use By-Laws


This Bylaw shall be known as the Land Use Bylaw for the Municipality of the District of Shelburne and shall apply to all lands within the municipal boundaries.

The purpose of this Bylaw is to carry out the land use development policies found in the Municipal Planning Strategy in accordance with the provisions of the Municipal Government Act, by regulating wind turbine development.

This Bylaw does not exempt any person from complying with other bylaws or regulations in force within the Municipality, including the existing secondary planning strategies, or from obtaining any license, permission, permit, authority or approval required there under.

Where any provisions of this Bylaw conflict with those of any other Municipal regulation, bylaw or code, the more stringent requirement shall prevail.

View the full pdf Land Use Bylaw (4.56 MB)  relating to wind turbines. The Lake Rodney Watershed Area By-Law is available to be viewed at the municipal office during normal business hours.