Port Coquitlam works closely with residents, businesses, Council and other stakeholders to manage land use and development in a way that reflects the City’s vision for the future.

Planning services include policy development, guidance for long-term development and land use, economic development, and review/management of development proposals.

Building Permits & Inspections

Building permits (including plumbing permits) are required. Inspections are part of the permitting process.

Revitalizing Our Downtown

A charming pedestrian-friendly commercial zone and a vibrant hub for arts, culture and festivals. But what more could it be?


Develop a Property

Development Permits are required for new buildings and significant façade improvements and additions.

Housing Action Plan

The plan outlines how we will meet regional sustainability goals by providing a mix of housing types, location, tenure and price that will contribute to creating a complete community.

Community Recreation Complex

The 205,000-square-foot complex will be completed in the Summer of 2021.

Official Community Plan

The Official Community Plan (OCP) represents the City’s vision for the future growth and development of the community.


Planning Division
Tel 604.927.5442

Location and Mailing Address

City Hall Annex (Above the Bank of Montreal)
200-2564 Shaughnessy St
Port Coquitlam BC
V3C 3G4

Business Hours: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday (excluding statutory holidays)