A concept plan (conceptual scheme) is a non-statutory planning document that may be required by the MD of Bighorn to be created for certain development proposals. The general purpose of a concept plan is to:
- provide an overview of the overall objectives of the development area
- direct and inform future subdivision, land use and development permit applications
- outline a sequence for the servicing and phasing of development
- provide the MD of Bighorn an opportunity to adopt the plan as Council policy or by Bylaw
Application may be made to Council to adopt or amend a Concept Plan.
The following concept plans have been adopted by Council as policy: