CanACRE’s Planning Team provides the guidance our clients need to make accurate decisions related to site selection, project management, infrastructure and development design, zoning and land use compliance, minor variances and severances, and site plan approval processes. Our team focuses on all phases of the project, from site selection, to acquiring the land, to planning application submissions and obtaining all approvals and permits. Our professional advice helps our clients avoid and mitigate development risks before construction begins.

Our strategic planning expertise considers all pertinent matters including building regulations, policy review, rezoning and special permit applications, site access, and plans and facilitates newsletters, open houses, public meetings and other opportunities for constructive dialogue with the community. CanACRE provides planning services that balance the greater objectives of our clients, reinforce project success, and mitigate potential risk factors. Our Planning services include:

  • Land Use Approvals:
    • • General/Official plans
    • • Secondary plans
    • • Zoning by-laws/ordinances
    • • Committees of Adjustment
    • • Site plans

  • Commercial and Employment Land Use Planning
  • Residential Planning
  • Community Engagement
  • Public Consultation
  • Site Selection
  • Planning Justification Reports

  • Due Diligence
  • Development Feasibility Analysis
  • Visual simulations
  • Policy Analysis
  • Sign permits
  • Public hearing representation

Types of planning projects include:

  • Electric Transmission and Distribution
  • Oil and Gas Pipelines
  • Renewable Energy developments
  • Alternative Energy Technologies

  • Telecommunications
  • Commercial
  • Industrial
  • Restaurants

  • Retail
  • Offices
  • Campuses/Schools
  • Recreation and Parks


Give us a call (800) 645-0093 or use the Contact Form