Strategic Land and Resource Planning
Vancouver Island Land Use Plan
Plan Overview
Status: Legal
Plan type: LUP Landscape Unit Planning
Land area: 3,253,593 ha
Region & District
Region: West Coast
Districts: South island, Campbell River, North Island-Central Coast
Vancouver Island Summary Land Use Plan
Orders & Amendments
Vancouver Island Land Use Plan Higher Level Plan Order
Order Cancelling Resource Management Zone Objectives for Joint Approval of Forest Development Plans
Decision Support Reports
Map of Vancouver Island Land Use Plan Designations
Resource Management Zones Established by Higher Level Plan Order
Special Management Zones within Higher Biodiversity Landscape Units
Special Management Zones with Primary Visual Resource Values
Map 1: Vancouver Island Location Map
Map 2: Vancouver Island Land Use Plan Area
Map 3: Ecological Classification of Vancouver Island
Map 4: Vancouver Island Forest Cover
Map 5: Minerals and Energy
Map 6: Selected Fish and Wildlife Resources
Map 7: Pre Decision Land Use Patterns
Map 8: Land Use Designations
Map 9: Regional Planning Priorities
Map 10: Visual Resources in SMZs
Figure 1: Components of Strategic Plan Development for Vancouver Island
Local Office Contact
Brian Retzer, Land and Resource Specialist
Suite 142 - 2080 Labieux Road, Nanaimo V9T 6J9
Regional Contact
Dorthe Jakobsen, Section Head, Resource Initiatives
Suite 142 - 2080 Labieux Road, Nanaimo V9T 6J9
Overall Land Use Planning Contact
Jennifer Psyllakis
Manager, Land and Resource Use
Resource Management Objectives Branch,
Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations
1520 Blanshard Street, Victoria, BC  V8W 3K2
250 356-9287