Rezoning applications


Rezoning Application - 1059-1075 Nelson Street


The City has received an application to rezone 1059-1075 Nelson Street from Residential (RM-5B) District to Comprehensive Development (CD-1) in order to permit the development of a 60-storey Passive House residential building. The proposal includes:

  • a building height of 555.5 ft. (585.5 ft. to the top of appurtenance)
  • a net floor area of 40,096.43 sq. m (431,594.39 sq. ft.)
  • a floor space ratio (FSR) of 24.94
  • a total of 485 residential units that include:
      • 113 social housing units
      • 49 market rental units
      • 323 market condo units
  • 8 levels of underground parking with 299 vehicle parking spaces and 1000 Class A bicycle parking spaces and 26 Class B bicycle spaces

This application is being considered under the West End Community Plan, Rezoning Policy for the West End, and the General Policy for Higher Buildings.

A community open house was held on May 28, 2019 from 5:00 - 7:30 pm at the Sutton Place Hotel Vancouver (845 Burrard St) in the Salon Pommard Room. City staff and the applicant team were available to answer questions.

This applicaton was approved at Public Hearing on June 30, 2020.



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To view additional plans please make an appointment with the rezoning planner.

City contact: Nick Danford, Rezoning Planner,, 604-871-6121
Applicant contact: Gwyn Vose, IBI Group,, 604-683-8797

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