Development Notices

2021

Discretionary Use (Response Deadline July 31, 2021)
Public Meeting (Wednesday, August 11, 2021; 6:30 pm; Torbay Common)

The Town of Torbay is in receipt of a renewed application proposing to utilize the property at 1235 Torbay Road for the storage of construction/rental equipment in conjunction with the existing business located at 1229 Torbay Road. The proponent has advised that they are not proceeding with a residential use of the property and have submitted a new application for the proposed equipment storage yard.

The property is located within the Mixed Development (MIX) Land Use Zone of the Torbay Development Regulations 2015-2025, and the proposed use is considered a light industrial use, which is listed as discretionary in the MIX Land Use Zone. This application is processed in accordance with Regulations 33 and 90, requiring public notification.

You can view more detailed information on the proposal on the Town’s website at www.torbay.ca/government/town-departments/planning/development-notices/

Anyone wishing to comment on this proposal is asked to contact the Town Office in writing. The deadline for written comments shall be July 31, 2021. The Town is also hosting a public meeting for area residents on Wednesday, August 11, 2021 at Torbay Common, 6:30 pm to discuss this application. Further information on this matter may be obtained by contacting the Town’s Planning and Development Department.

Torbay Road 1235 PDF

1288 Torbay Road
P.O. Box 1160
Torbay, NL  A1K 1K4

Julia Schwarz, Director of Planning & Development
437-6532 ext. 224  |  jschwarz@torbay.ca

Sandy Parsons, Planning & Development Technician
437-6532 ext. 254  |  sparsons@torbay.ca

The Town of Torbay is in receipt of an application proposing to convert the existing single dwelling at 15 Spray Lane into a micro / craft brewery that includes a taproom/bar/lounge and retail/shop area. The property is located within the Town Centre (TC) Land Use Zone of the Torbay Development Regulations 2015-2025, and the combined Light Industry/Catering (Lounge) Uses are listed as discretionary. The shop use is listed as a permitted use. This application is processed in accordance with Regulations 33 and 90, requiring public notification.

Anyone wishing to comment on this proposal, is asked to contact the Town Office in writing. The deadline for written comments shall be Friday, August 6, 2021. Further information on this matter may be obtained by contacting the Town’s Planning and Development Department.

15 Spray Lane PDF

1288 Torbay Road
P.O. Box 1160
Torbay, NL  A1K 1K4

Julia Schwarz, Director of Planning & Development
437-6532 ext. 224  |  jschwarz@torbay.ca

Sandy Parsons, Planning & Development Technician
437-6532 ext. 254  |  sparsons@torbay.ca

DISCRETIONARY USE

The Town of Torbay is in receipt of an application by Bell Mobility Inc. proposing to construct a 30 metre high cell tower and an associated 4.95 m2 large equipment shelter on a portion of the property located at 81 Camp Carey Road. The property is located within the Agricultural (AG) Land Use Zone of the Torbay Development Regulations 2015-2025, and a proposed antenna use is listed as discretionary. This application is processed in accordance with Regulations 33 and 90, requiring public notification.

Anyone wishing to comment on this proposal is asked to contact the Town Office in writing. The deadline for written comments shall be Friday, August 6, 2021. Further information on this matter may be obtained by contacting the Town’s Planning and Development Department.

81 Camp Carey Road PDF

1288 Torbay Road
P.O. Box 1160
Torbay, NL  A1K 1K4

Julia Schwarz, Director of Planning & Development
437-6532 ext. 224  |  jschwarz@torbay.ca

Sandy Parsons, Planning & Development Technician
437-6532 ext. 254  |  sparsons@torbay.ca

DISCRETIONARY USE

The Town of Torbay is in receipt of an application from 17 Nathaniel Drive proposing to establish a home based business for a local, handmade, sustainable clothing business. All sales are conducted online; there will be no visits to the home and no signage is proposed. The property is located within the Residential Large Lot (Lot) Land Use Zone of the Torbay Development Regulations 2015-2025, and a proposed home based business is listed as discretionary. This application is processed in accordance with Regulations 33 and 90, requiring public notification.

Anyone wishing to comment on this proposal is asked to contact the Town Office in writing. The deadline for written comments shall be Friday, June 25, 2021. Further information on this matter may be obtained by contacting the Town’s Planning and Development Department.

17 Nathaniel Drive PDF

1288 Torbay Road
P.O. Box 1160
Torbay, NL  A1K 1K4

Julia Schwarz, Director of Planning & Development
437-6532 ext. 224  |  jschwarz@torbay.ca

Sandy Parsons, Planning & Development Technician
437-6532 ext. 254  |  sparsons@torbay.ca

DISCRETIONARY USE

The Town of Torbay is in receipt of an application from 16 Sprucewood Lane proposing to construct a single family dwelling with in-law suite. The property is located within the Residential Large Lot (RLL) Land Use Zone of the Torbay Development Regulations 2015-2025, and the proposed in-law suite use is classified as discretionary. This application is processed in accordance with Regulations 33 and 90, requiring public notification.

Anyone wishing to comment on this proposal, is asked to contact the Town Office in writing. The deadline for written comments shall be Tuesday, May 25, 2021, 12:00 noon. Further information on this matter may be obtained by contacting the Town’s Planning and Development Department.

16 Sprucewood Lane PDF

1288 Torbay Road
P.O. Box 1160
Torbay, NL  A1K 1K4

Julia Schwarz, Director of Planning & Development
437-6532 ext. 224  |  jschwarz@torbay.ca

Sandy Parsons, Planning & Development Technician
437-6532 ext. 254  |  sparsons@torbay.ca

VARIANCE REQUEST

The Town of Torbay is in receipt of an application from 38 Motion Drive proposing to construct an extension to the existing accessory building located in the rear yard. The property is located within the Residential Medium Density (RMD) Land Use Zone of the Torbay Development Regulations 2015-2025. The maximum permitted accessory building lot coverage is 85 square metres. The applicant is requesting a 10% variance which would increase the allowable accessory building lot coverage to 93.5 square metres, which is within the max. 10% variance provision that Council may consider. This application is processed in accordance with Regulations 11, 12, and 33 of the Torbay Development Regulations 2015-2025, requiring public notification.

Anyone wishing to comment on this proposal is asked to contact the Town Office in writing. The deadline for written comments shall be Friday, May 21, 2021. Further information on this matter may be obtained by contacting the Town’s Planning and Development Department.

38 Motion Drive PDF

1288 Torbay Road
P.O. Box 1160
Torbay, NL  A1K 1K4

Julia Schwarz, Director of Planning & Development
437-6532 ext. 224  |  jschwarz@torbay.ca

Sandy Parsons, Planning & Development Technician
437-6532 ext. 254  |  sparsons@torbay.ca

DISCRETIONARY USE

The Town of Torbay is in receipt of an application from 2 Cherrywood Drive proposing to establish a home office for a business installing construction products. The property is located within the Residential Large Lot (RLL) Land Use Zone of the Torbay Development Regulations 2015-2025, and a proposed office use is listed as discretionary. This application is processed in accordance with Regulations 33 and 90, requiring public notification.

Anyone wishing to comment on this proposal, is asked to contact the Town Office in writing. The deadline for written comments shall be Friday, May 21, 2021. Further information on this matter may be obtained by contacting the Town’s Planning and Development Department.

2 Cherrywood Drive PDF

1288 Torbay Road
P.O. Box 1160
Torbay, NL  A1K 1K4

Julia Schwarz, Director of Planning & Development
437-6532 ext. 224  |  jschwarz@torbay.ca

Sandy Parsons, Planning & Development Technician
437-6532 ext. 254  |  sparsons@torbay.ca

VARIANCE REQUEST

The Town of Torbay is in receipt of an application from 3 Bernice Drive proposing to construct a single family dwelling with subsidiary apartment. The front of the property is located within the Residential Infill (RI) and the rear in the Rural (RUR) Land Use Zones of the Torbay Development Regulations 2015-2025.

The minimum required building line frontage in the RI Use Zone is 30 metres measured at the front wall of the dwelling. The applicant is requesting a 10% variance to be able to decrease the minimum required frontage to 27 metres, which is within the max. 10% variance provision that Council can consider. This application is processed in accordance with Regulations 11, 12, and 33 of the Torbay Development Regulations, requiring public notification.

Anyone wishing to comment on this proposal is asked to contact the Town Office in writing. The deadline for written comments shall be Friday, May 21, 2021. Further information on this matter may be obtained by contacting the Town’s Planning and Development Department.

3 Bernice Drive PDF

1288 Torbay Road
P.O. Box 1160
Torbay, NL  A1K 1K4

Julia Schwarz, Director of Planning & Development
437-6532 ext. 224  |  jschwarz@torbay.ca

Sandy Parsons, Planning & Development Technician
437-6532 ext. 254  |  sparsons@torbay.ca

DISCRETIONARY USE

The Town of Torbay is in receipt of an application proposing a 14-unit residential development to be located at 7 Darryl Pye Drive (portion of 1 Darryl Pye Drive).

Darryl Pye Drive 7 Public Notice

The development encompasses two row buildings, one storey in height; one building will consist of 6 apartment units and the other 8 apartment units. Each apartment unit will have two bedrooms, will be approximately 93 m2 (1,000 ft2), and include an attached garage. The development is intended to be for the 50+ market, will include a communal garden space, and associated off-street parking.

The property is located within the Residential Medium Density (RMD) Land Use Zone of the Torbay Development Regulations 2015-2025, and the proposed row dwelling / apartment use is listed as discretionary. This application is processed in accordance with Regulations 33 and 90, requiring public notification.

More detailed information on this proposal is posted on the Town’s website at www.torbay.ca/resident/news-and-events.

Anyone wishing to comment on this proposal, is asked to contact the Town Office in writing. The deadline for written comments shall be Friday, April 30, 2021, 12:00 noon. Further information on this matter may be obtained by contacting the Town’s Planning and Development Department.

 

Location Map - 7 Darryl Pye Drive

Proposed Multi Unit Residential Complex - Darryl Pye Drive - 2 Row Buildings (14 Apartments)

1288 Torbay Road
P.O. Box 1160
Torbay, NL  A1K 1K4

Julia Schwarz, Director of Planning & Development
437-6532 ext. 224  |  jschwarz@torbay.ca

Sandy Parsons, Planning & Development Technician
437-6532 ext. 254  |  sparsons@torbay.ca

Variance Request

The Town of Torbay is in receipt of an application from 4 Liney’s Place proposing to construct an accessory building in the rear yard. The property is located within the Residential Medium Density (RMD) Land Use Zone of the Torbay Development Regulations 2015-2025. The maximum permitted accessory building lot coverage is 48 square metres. The applicant is requesting a 10% variance to the total allowable accessory building size which would increase the allowable size to 52.8 square metres. An increase of 10% is permissible at Council’s discretion. This application is processed in accordance with Regulations 11, 12, and 33 of the Torbay Development Regulations requiring public notification.

Anyone wishing to comment on this proposal is asked to contact the Town Office in writing. The deadline for written comments shall be Monday, April 26, 2021. Further information on this matter may be obtained by contacting the Town’s Planning and Development Department.

Liney's Place 4 PDF

1288 Torbay Road
P.O. Box 1160
Torbay, NL  A1K 1K4

Julia Schwarz, Director of Planning & Development
437-6532 ext. 224  |  jschwarz@torbay.ca

Sandy Parsons, Planning & Development Technician
437-6532 ext. 254  |  sparsons@torbay.ca

The Town of Torbay is in receipt of an application from 8 Streamside Lane proposing to establish a home office in connection with an engineering consulting business. The application does not include any proposed signage or visitation of clients. The property is located within the Residential Large Lot (RLL) Land Use Zone of the Torbay Development Regulations 2015-2025, and a proposed office use is listed as discretionary. This application is processed in accordance with Regulations 33 and 90, requiring public notification.

Anyone wishing to comment on this proposal is asked to contact the Town Office in writing. The deadline for written comments shall be Friday, April 23, 2021, 12:00 noon. Further information on this matter may be obtained by contacting the Town’s Planning and Development Department.

1288 Torbay Road
P.O. Box 1160
Torbay, NL  A1K 1K4

Julia Schwarz, Director of Planning & Development
437-6532 ext. 224  |  jschwarz@torbay.ca

Sandy Parsons, Planning & Development Technician
437-6532 ext. 254  |  sparsons@torbay.ca

DISCRETIONARY USE

The Town of Torbay is in receipt of an application from 6 Pinch Creek Place proposing to establish a home office in connection with a used auto sales business that will purchase one vehicle at a time at auction for subsequent online resale. There will be no onsite repair and no public sales. All sales are conducted online, and viewing is by appointment only. There is no signage proposed. The property is located within the (RLL) Land Use Zone of the Torbay Development Regulations 2015-2025, and a proposed office use is listed as discretionary. This application is processed in accordance with Regulations 33 and 90, requiring public notification.

Anyone wishing to comment on this proposal, is asked to contact the Town Office in writing. The deadline for written comments shall be Friday April 9, 2021, 12:00 noon. Further information on this matter may be obtained by contacting the Town’s Planning and Development Department.

1288 Torbay Road
P.O. Box 1160
Torbay, NL  A1K 1K4

Julia Schwarz, Director of Planning & Development
437-6532 ext. 224  |  jschwarz@torbay.ca

Sandy Parsons, Planning & Development Technician
437-6532 ext. 254  |  sparsons@torbay.ca

DISCRETIONARY USE

The Town of Torbay is in receipt of an application from 60 Upper Evening’s Path proposing to establish a home office in connection with a general contracting business. The majority of the subject property is located within the Residential Infill (RI) Land Use Zone with a narrow sliver along the northern (rear) property boundary being located in the Residential Medium Density (RMD) Land Use Zone of the Torbay Development Regulations 2015-2025. and a proposed home office use is listed as discretionary. This application is processed in accordance with Regulations 33 and 90, requiring public notification.

Anyone wishing to comment on this proposal is asked to contact the Town Office in writing. The deadline for written comments shall be Friday, February 26, 2021, 12:00 noon. Further information on this matter may be obtained by contacting the Town’s Planning and Development Department.

1288 Torbay Road
P.O. Box 1160
Torbay, NL  A1K 1K4

Julia Schwarz, Director of Planning & Development
437-6532 ext. 224  |  jschwarz@torbay.ca

Sandy Parsons, Planning & Development Technician
437-6532 ext. 254  |  sparsons@torbay.ca

DISCRETIONARY USE

The Town of Torbay is in receipt of an application from 26 Martin’s & Doyle’s Lane proposing to keep chickens for personal use (no more than 6). The property is located within the Residential
Medium Density (RMD) and Residential Infill (RI) Land Use Zones of the Torbay Development Regulations 2015-2025. The proposal to keep chickens for personal use will be located within
the RMD & RI Land Use Zone and a proposed traditional agricultural use is listed as discretionary. This application is processed in accordance with Regulations 33 and 90, requiring public notification.

Anyone wishing to comment on this proposal is asked to contact the Town Office in writing. The deadline for written comments shall be Friday, January 29, 2021, 12:00 noon. Further information on this matter may be obtained by contacting the Town’s Planning and Development Department.

1288 Torbay Road
P.O. Box 1160
Torbay, NL  A1K 1K4

Julia Schwarz, Director of Planning & Development
437-6532 ext. 224  |  jschwarz@torbay.ca

Sandy Parsons, Planning & Development Technician
437-6532 ext. 254  |  sparsons@torbay.ca