When other agencies approach the Ministry of Transportation with a referral, the Development Approvals staff assesses the proposal with a view to the impact it will have on the provincial highway system, traffic congestion and safety.
Crown Land Referral
- Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations, Crown Land Administration Division sends a proposed use of Crown Land to the Ministry of Transportation, with a supporting plan and details.
- Ministry staff assigns a file number and evaluates the proposal, including a site visit if necessary.
- Ministry staff sends a response letter to the Crown Land Administration Division.
Local governments frequently refer development proposals to the Ministry. For more information, see Arterial Highways and Community Charter.