Design Advisory Panel

The Design Advisory Panel (DAP) is an advisory committee to Council made up of design professionals and members of the general public. DAP reviews form and character development permits in relation to relevant design guidelines, good design principles, and conformance with the Official Community Plan and related documents. DAP also provides independent, objective recommendations to the applicant, City staff, and Council aimed at improving matters of design that affect the public realm.

DAP meets every second and fourth Thursday of the month at 5:00 pm in the Service & Resource Centre Boardroom at 411 Dunsmuir Street, Nanaimo. 

Click here to view the agenda and watch the live video.The video will become available once the meeting has started. To attend the meeting please request to form a delegation. The deadline to request a delegation is 11:00am on the Monday prior to the meeting date.

General Terms of Reference (PDF)

DAP Mandate & Objectives (PDF)

2020 DAP Key Date Calendar (PDF)

Meeting Agendas and Minutes

Last updated: August 28, 2020

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