Zoning Bylaw

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When building on your property, you must take into consideration zoning regulations.

Zoning regulations are outlined in the City's Zoning Bylaw. They are a set of rules that specify how a property may be developed and used. All land in the City is assigned a zone.

The Zoning Summary provides general information about the intent of Coquitlam's zones.

QtheMap is an interactive web-based tool that allows you to look up zoning, development permit areas and subdivision activity, property information, designated land use and much more.

View the QtheMap page to find zoning for your property.

This consolidated copy of the Zoning Bylaw (Zoning Bylaw 3000, 1996 and amending Bylaws) is for convenience only and is not an official copy. This copy was updated as of ​​Feb. 24, 2020.

Schedule A - Zoning Maps, is a consolidated copy (Zoning Bylaw 3000, 1996 and amending Bylaws). This copy was updated May 2016. Zoning can also be viewed through Q the Map. See "How to Find a Zoning on a Property" on the Rezonings page.

City of Coquitlam Zoning Bylaw
Table of Contents
Parts 1 & 2 Short Title, Interpretation
Part 3 Basic Provisions
Part 4 Procedures
Part 5 General Regulations
Part 6 Subdivision
Part 7 Off-Street Parking and Loading
Part 8 Agricultural and Resource Zone
Part 10 One-Family Residential Zones
Part 11 Infill Residential Zones
Part 12 Apartment Residential Zones
Part 13 Mobile Home Residential Zones
Part 14 Commercial Zones - General Regulations
Part 15 Commercial Zones
Part 16 Service Commercial Zones
Part 17 Service Station Zones
Part 18 Business Enterprise Zone
Part 19 Industrial Zones
Part 20 Institutional Zones
Part 21 Comprehensive Development Zone
Schedules
Schedule A Zoning Maps - Please use QtheMap for up to date zoning information
Schedule B Areas Exempt from Parts 10 & 11 Section (8) Building Size Regulations
Schedule C Areas Exempt from Parts 10 & 11 Section (8) Building Size Regulations
Schedule D Areas Exempt from Parts 10 & 11 Section (8) Building Size Regulations
Schedule E This Schedule is intended for use at a future date
Schedule F This Schedule is intended for use at a future date
Schedule G Designated 200-Year Floodplain of the Brunette, Coquitlam, Fraser, and Pitt Rivers
Schedule H Northeast Coquitlam Landscaping Area
Schedule I This Schedule is intended for use at a future date
Schedule J This Schedule is intended for use at a future date
Schedule K Methadone Dispensary Limiting Distances
Schedule L Burian Drive Overlay Zone
Schedule M RS-7 Carriage House Permitted Area            
Schedule N Austin Heights Housing choices Sub-Area
Schedule O Areas for Off-Street Parking Reductions for the Evergreen Line Core and Shoulder Station Areas
Schedule P
Austin Heights neighbourhood centre height limits
Schedule Q
Maximum Floor Area for One-Family Residential Principal Buildings in Southwest Coquitlam
Schedule R
Neighbourhood Attached Residential (NAR) Street and Lane Classifications

Planning & Development Department

Email: planninganddevelopment@coquitlam.ca
Phone: 604-927-3430