6.30 Cannabis Retail Stores

 

1. At the time a Development Permit application is submitted, a Cannabis Retail Store must be located to provide minimum separation distances in compliance with Table 1:
Table 1. Minimum Separation Distance
Subsection From approved or existing: 200 m 
(from store to store)
200 m
(from Site to Site)
100 m 
(from
Site to Site)
1.1. Cannabis Retail Stores x    
1.2. Libraries   x  
1.3. Schools   x  
1.4. Community recreation facilities     x
1.5. Provincial Health Care Facilities     x
1.6. Sites designated as School Reserves     x
1.7. Sites designated as Municipal and School Reserves     x
  From Sites Zoned:      
1.8. PS, PSN, or A     x
2. For the purposes of Subsection 1, when measuring separation distances:
 
2.1. from Site to Site, the distance is measured from the closest point of the subject Site boundary to the closest point of another Site boundary, and not Zone boundaries; and  
2.2. from store to store, the distance is measured from the closest point of the Cannabis Retail Store to the closest point of another Cannabis Retail Store.
Diagram for Subsection 2
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3. For the purposes of Subsection 1: 
 
3.1. the term "School" means a school as defined in subsection 1(1)(x)(i) to (iv) and (vi) of the Education Act;
3.2. the term “community recreation facilities” means indoor municipal facilities used primarily by members of the public to participate in recreational activities conducted at the facilities, as defined by the Municipal Government Act; and
3.3. the term “Provincial Health Care Facility” means a provincial health care facility as defined in Subsection 105(1)(e) of the Gaming, Liquor and Cannabis Regulation.
4. The Development Planner may vary the minimum separation distance in Subsection 1.1 by up to 20.0 m. No other variance to Subsection 1.1 is permitted
5. For Sites greater than 2.0 ha that are Zoned CG, CB, MU, or a Direct Control Zone, and do not contain a Library at the time a Development Permit application for a Cannabis Retail Store is submitted:
 
5.1. Subsection 1.1 does not apply; and
5.2. the distances specified in Section 105(3) of the Gaming, Liquor and Cannabis Regulation are expressly varied to 0 m.
6. Section 105(3) of the Gaming, Liquor and Cannabis Regulation is expressly varied by Subsections 1.3, 1.5, 1.6, 1.7, 2, and 5.2.