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- The program enables residents to keep backyard hens
- The cap of 50 sites was lifted in May 2019
- All applications will now be processed
Permits are not issued from November to March.
Applicants are welcome to go through the Development Permit Approval process and start building their chicken coops and runs prior to being approved if they are submitting their application from November to March.
- Applicants will not be able to obtain their hens until the spring, once they have gone through the application process and both their development permit and licence have been approved.