Governance and Priorities Committee – October 26, 2020

Short-Term Rental Regulations
Staff provided the Committee with information related to short-term rental accommodations.

The Governance and Priorities Committee have recommended that Council direct Staff to:

  • prepare amendments to the City of Nanaimo’s “Business Licence Bylaw 1998 No. 5351”, “Zoning Bylaw 2011 No. 4500”, and “Off-Street Parking Regulations Bylaw 2018 No. 7266”.
  • prepare an explanatory guide and operator declaration form for short-term rentals that outlines short-term rental operator requirements, including providing contact information to Staff and neighbouring residences where the owner can be reached within 24 hours.
  • consult further with stakeholders and the public regarding Council’s recommended option before returning to Council with bylaw amendments.

Section 5 a, 1

October 26, 2020 Governance and Priorities Committee Meeting – agenda, documents and video

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