Noise Bylaw Exemptions
Purpose of Noise Bylaw Exemption
The Noise Bylaw Exemption allows construction projects to proceed outside of normal working days/hours under certain circumstances. The Exemption may be granted to construction projects by the General Manager if the project satisfies the following conditions (Refer to Bylaw 8856 Section 4.2.2);
- The volume of traffic in the area of the proposed construction is such as to cause danger to the workers on the job or to cause traffic congestion;
- The impact and inconvenience to residents in the area of the proposed construction can be minimized;
- The construction cannot be undertaken efficiently or safely during the normal working day; or
- Interruption of any during normal working day would cause any person undue hardship.
Noise Bylaw Exemption Application
All applicants must review Noise Regulation Bylaw 8856.
The following locations have been granted a Noise Bylaw Exemption:
|October 24, 2019-No end date||24 hours per day, 7 days per week||6371 Cooney Road|
|June 7-July 31, 2021||24 hours a day, 7 days per week||Cook Road near Cook Gate|
|July 1-31, 2021||5:00-7:00am Monday to Saturdays||No. 7 Road Pump Station|
|July 31 & August 1
August 7 & 8
August 14 & 15, 2021
|7:00am-8:00pm||Richmond Transit Centre at Steveston Highway and Shell Road|
|July 17-September 15, 2021||8:00am-9:00pm on Saturdays and 8:00am-8:00pm on Sundays||Gateway Theatre facing Gilbert Road|
|July 22-August 22, 2021||8:00pm-11:00am||8155 Capstan Way|
|July 29, 2021||8:00pm-12:00am||Richmond Centre Mall|
|August 5, 2021||8:00pm-7:00am||7771 Westminster Hwy|
|August 21, 2021||6:00-10:00am||The Paramount
6340 No. 3 Road
Contact Jaime Villaluz, Assistant Supervisor, Inspections, at Jaime.Villaluz@richmond.ca or 604-276-4014 for more information on exemptions to this Bylaw.