Saanich Garden Suite Study Technical Workshop

Public engagement for the Garden Suite Study in Saanich is underway and the District of Saanich is organizing a technical workshop for industry stakeholders to inform the development of prospective regulations. They are looking for individuals with specific qualifications to participate in the workshop.

Saanich Garden Suite Study Technical Workshop details:


People with specializations in architecture, building/construction trades, contracting, developing, engineering, planning, real estate and property management.


Thurs, Jun 7, 2018 from 11 am to 2 pm (lunch to be provided)


Greek Community Centre, 4648 Elk Lake Drive

*Pre-registration is required and space is limited. Before Wednesday, May 16 please confirm your participation by email to In your email, please also indicate your area of expertise/specialization.


The purpose of the Garden Suite Study is to explore community support for garden suites and to investigate potential regulatory changes to permit garden suites in Saanich. The study involves many opportunities for public engagement. To date there have been two open houses (March) and a community survey, which resulted in over 1100 completed surveys.

Garden Suite Site Plan

The project website is the place to go for information and to sign up to receive notifications. 

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