Government Act gives Regional Districts the authority to enact subdivision
servicing and zoning bylaws. Section 87 of the Land
Title Act authorizes the Approving Officer to refuse a subdivision
if it does not conform to these bylaws. A local government may regulate
the provision of works and services in subdivisions by bylaw, including
standards for highways pursuant to Section 506 of the Local
This guide is a living document; it is subject to change without notice. Please check the Rural Subdivisions
Website (http://www.th.gov.bc.ca/DA/Subdivision_Home.asp) to make sure your version is sufficiently current.