In determining a subdivison or development appeal, the Subdivison and Development Appeal Board must give consideration to:
the Municipal Government Act (MGA)
Provincial Land Use policies
the Land Use Bylaw
the Municipal Development Plan and other Statutory Plans
the Subdivision and Development Regulations
Depending upon the nature of the appeal before the Subdivision and Development Appeal Board the weight and level of consideration that must be given to each of the above relevant documents in the Boards decision will be different.