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

Note: The resources contained within the document library were developed at various points throughout the Initiative. The documents are a point in time reference and as such their contents may not reflect the current bylaw in effect.

The most up-to-date information can be found on Zoning Bylaw 20001.

Educational Resources

Learn more about zoning, including key terms and facts and answers to frequently asked questions. 

Engagement Reports

Read the What We Heard reports and summaries of engagement activities with residents, businesses, industry, community organizations and more.

Council and Committee Reports

Read the final October 2023 City Council Public Hearing report, update reports provided to the Urban Planning Committee throughout the course of the Zoning Bylaw Renewal Initiative, and responses to Councillor questions.

Discussion Papers

From July through November 2020, a series of discussion papers were released to support engagement activities during Phase 1 of the Zoning Bylaw Renewal Initiative. The papers presented the new Zoning Bylaw’s philosophy and a preliminary approach to land use regulations. 

Conversation Starters

From September through December 2022, a series of conversation starters were released to support engagement activities during Phase 2 of the Zoning Bylaw Renewal Initiative. The conversation starters explained the draft Zoning Bylaw’s proposed changes to help support Edmontonians in providing meaningful feedback.


Read the research and technical studies that helped to inform the Zoning Bylaw.