The  new Zoning Bylaw (Charter Bylaw 20001) and city-wide rezoning (Charter Bylaw 21001) were approved by City Council on October 23, 2023, and come into effect on January 1, 2024.

The Zoning Bylaw Renewal Initiative was informed by a series of technical studies, guiding reports and engagement activities.

Educational Resources

Explore what zoning is, terms and facts to be aware of and answers to frequently asked questions. 

Engagement Reports

Read summaries of engagement activities with residents, businesses, industry, community organizations and more.

Guiding Reports

These public reports provide regular updates on the Zoning Bylaw Renewal Initiative to Edmonton City Council’s Urban Planning Committee, which oversees urban planning matters.


Contains documents created during previous phases of the Zoning Bylaw Renewal Initiative that may be used for reference. Note, these documents’ contents may be dated. 

The content of some of these documents is subject to change or may no longer be up to date.