Public consultation meeting on the regulation of Short term-rentals
April 15, 2019

PUBLIC NOTICE is given to all persons concerned by the adoption of the first Draft By-law 19-787, amending Zoning By-law 03-429, as amended, with a view to regulating short-term rentals

1. At its regular meeting held on April 1, 2019, the council of the Municipality of La Pêche adopted the first Draft By-law 19-787 , amending Zoning By-law 03-429, as amended.

2. The purpose of Draft By-law 19-787 is to regulate short-term rentals via Airbnb-type platforms. Specifically, the purpose of the draft by-law is to:

Add various definitions related to short-term rentals, including the different categories of tourist accommodation establishments

Add new Specific Use Class 5-10.14: Short-term rentals

Add general provisions applicable to all categories of tourist accommodation establishments

Add specific provisions applicable to the “Tourist residence” category of tourist accommodation establishments

Identify the areas where the different categories of 5.10.14: Short-term rentals use class are authorized

Increase the minimum fines that may be imposed on any natural or legal person who violates the provisions of Zoning By-law 03-429, as amended

3. The first Draft By-law 19-787 contains provisions specific to a by-law that may be approved by referendum.

4. A public consultation meeting will be held on Monday, April 15, 2019, at 7:30 p.m.at the Desjardins Hall of the La Pêche Sports Complex, located at 20 chemin Raphaël in La Pêche.

During this meeting, the mayor (or his designated representative) will explain the draft by-law and hear from any individuals and organizations that wish to speak on it.

5. The first Draft Amendment By-law 19-787 is available for reference at the Municipal Office, located at 1 route Principale Ouest in La Pêche, during regular office hours: Monday, Tuesday, and Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Wednesday and Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

It can also be viewed by clicking below:

First Draft By-Law 19-787 - amending Zoning By-Law 03-429, as amended Short term-rentals)

GIVEN in La Pêche, on the 5th day of April, two thousand nineteen (2019)

Updated on April 12, 2019