City of Metchosin Protection and Management of Rainwater Bylaw

The City of Metchosin Bylaw for the Protection and Management of Rain Water regulates the use and development of land to minimize the impact on a watershed by emphasizing the conservation and balance of water in and over the land.

The performance requirement is to address 90% of rainfall on-site. A minimum depth of 300 mm of topsoil is required for lawn and other landscaped areas is required.