Table of Contents Suitability for Intended Use

Suitability for Intended Use

Section 86(1)(c)(ix) of the Land Title Act allows the Approving Officer to refuse to approve a subdivision plan if the subdivision is unsuited to the configuration of the land or for the use intended.

Parcels without any of the following are may not be suitable for residential land use:

  • Building site
  • Available source of potable water
  • Sewage disposal capability
  • Vehicular Accessibility

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