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The Approving Officer may require a covenant as a condition of approval, or there may already be one or more covenants on the title which must be complied with. The following are some of the most common cases, but there are others as well:

  • A parcel cannot satisfy sewage disposal regulations (with respect to on-site primary and secondary sewage disposal areas)      
  • Part of the lands to be subdivided is subject to natural hazards, including erosion, flooding, landslip or rock fall
  • Approval is based either on specific land uses only or on denying specific land uses