Community Planning

Long range planning and policy research support the vision for Saanich’s future growth identified in its Official Community Plan (OCP). In addition to the OCP, community planning research provides Mayor and Council and Committees of Council with professional analysis and advice on planning-related issues.

Community planning initiatives are undertaken collaboratively with community stakeholders such as community associations, businesses, and public agencies to advance Saanich planning initiatives.

The key community planning initiatives that are helpful in achieving Saanich’s community vision include: