The goal of the Building Inspection Services is to ensure the health, safety and protection of persons and property by confirming that buildings and their systems generally conform to relevant bylaws, the BC Building Code and other applicable standards. The Building Inspection Department administers Building Regulation and Fees Bylaw 1250 and through this bylaw, the BC Building Code and other regulations.
The role of Bylaw Services is to obtain compliance with regulations to ensure the protection of neighbours and the community within the Regional District of Nanaimo (RDN). Bylaw Enforcement Officers will identify, investigate, mediate and resolve bylaw violations and provide enforcement services to all departments and Electoral Areas within the Regional District of Nanaimo. The RDN also provides bylaw enforcement to the District of Lantzville by way of service agreement.
For animal control within the RDN,