Detailed examination of municipal accessory apartment regulations in Canada: NH18-23/2016-1E-PDF

"The purpose of this study was to examine the characteristics and attributes of the municipal regulations of the 498 municipalities in Canada that allow accessory apartments and to assess how likely these regulations are to enable or dissuade the creation of accessory apartments. Municipal bylaws commonly regulate the development of accessory apartments by means such as limiting the size of the suite, who or how many can live in the suite, locations either by building type or zoning designation and/or making approvals conditional or discretionary"--Introd., p. [1].

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Department/Agency Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation.
Title Detailed examination of municipal accessory apartment regulations in Canada
Series Title Research highlight Socio-economic series
Publication Type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Electronic
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Note Issued also in French under title: Examen détaillé des règlements municipaux sur les appartements accessoires au Canada. Caption title. “January 2016.”
Date 2016.
Number of Pages 5, [2] p. :
Catalogue Number
  • NH18-23/2016-1E-PDF
Departmental Catalogue Number 68536
Subject Terms Housing, Municipalities, Regulations