North Cowichan is currently seeking Board of Variance Members

North Cowichan is requesting applications for five volunteer positions on North Cowichan’s Board of Variance. Board of Variance members are appointed by Council for a 3 year term [March 16, 2022 to March 15, 2025].

The Board of Variance is an independent body that makes decisions on applications for minor development variances where compliance with regulations would cause undue hardship. 

Who should volunteer? Knowledge or experience related to land use planning, building or engineering would be beneficial and typical candidates are retired building contractors, land surveyors, realtors, architects and civil engineers. 

If you are interested in becoming a member of North Cowichan’s Board of Variance, visit to download an application.

For questions or to submit a completed application, please contact Tricia Mayea, Deputy Corporate Officer, via email or phone 250-746-3125.

The deadline for completed applications is 4:30 p.m. on Friday, January 28, 2022.