As many of you know, the Coach House project was approved by Council on October 26, 2016. The City has just updated its website to provide residents with some implementation information regarding Coach Houses. Please copy and paste the below link into your browser and click on “adding a coach house”:

http://ottawa.ca/en/residents/building-and-renovating/do-i-need-building-permit

This new page contains a document titled “How to Plan Your Coach House in Ottawa.” This document provides a high level overview of many of the considerations for planning coach houses.

Please also note that the City has not yet updated the online consolidated Official Plan and Zoning By-law to include the Coach House provisions. This piece is coming and may take some additional time. In the mean time, the approved by-laws are attached. Inquiries are to be sent to:

Emily Davies, MES-Plan, MCIP RPP

Planner II

Policy Development and Urban Design Branch

City of Ottawa | Ville d’Ottawa

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Emily.Davies@ottawa.ca

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