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Kennels & Animal Daycares

Kennel

Hobby Kennel

means a use of land where four or more dogs are kept for the purpose of boarding, breeding, show or training

Allowable Use

is permitted under the Agriculture (Major) use in the Zoning Bylaw

Permitted Zones

Agriculture Zones (A16, A36, A80)

All Rural Zones (RU16, RU36, RU80, RU16s, RU36s, RU80s)

CD7 and SN1A Zones

Minimum Lot Size

a parcel of land must be a minimum size of 1.6 ha (4.0 ac)

 

RUN AND PEN SIZES – REFER TO KENNEL BYLAW 2788-1994

 

means a kennel where a maximum of eight dogs are kept for breeding or show and where the owner is a member of a recognized organization or club, or for boarding or training of dogs

Allowable Use

is permitted under the Agriculture (Minor) use in the Zoning Bylaw

Permitted Zones

Agriculture Zones (A16, A36, A80)

All Rural Residential Zones (RR7, RR7s) – provided minimum lot size is 0.36 ha (0.88 ac)

Suburban Zones (S20, S20s) – provided the minimum lot size is 0.36 ha (0.88 ac) – Not permitted in S10, S10s Zones

CD7 and SN1A Zones

 

 

Contact

Planning Division

604-820-3748

planning@mission.ca

ZONING BYLAW 5949-2020

BUILDING PERMIT INFORMATION

FIND MY ZONING – DISTRICT WEBMAP

DOG LICENSING INFORMATION

 

ANIMAL DAYCARE Under the Zoning Bylaw 5949-2020:

  • defined as a facility that is not a Kennel or Animal Shelter, but provides short-term accommodation that does not include overnight accommodation for dogs, cats or other domesticated animals.
  • Permitted in as a “Service Use” under the following zones: CD24, CD30, CH1, CH2, CCG, CGS, CVD, INBP1, INL1, INVR, INGC, NC1, SN1

A business licence is required.

 

Business Licence Required

A business licence for the Home Occupation is required for both a “Kennel” and a “Hobby Kennel”.  A business licence is also required for any  “Animal Daycare” – refer to Section 107 (Home Occupations) in the Zoning Bylaw 5949-2020. An inspection by the Business Licence Division will occur following application. Once the business licence has been issued, a copy is forwarded to the Fraser Valley Regional District’s Animal Control for their records.
 
Contact

Business Licence Division

604-820-3727

bylaw@mission.ca