Planning & Development

Where do you go? How do you get there? Is there a better way?

The City of Iqaluit is undertaking the development of a new Transportation Master Plan. 

What is the Transportation Master Plan for?

The Transportation Master Plan identifies all the ways we move throughout our community and will guide future improvements.

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The Planning and Development Department is responsible for land-use planning, land development and the administration of municipal lands. The department carries out council decisions and provides a wide range of administrative and technical services. 

Our key responsibilities include:

  • The preparation, adoption and enforcement of the city's General Plan, Zoning By-law and Land Administration By-law.
  • The preparation of development schemes and subdivision plans.
  • The review of Development Permit Applications.
  • All transactions relating to the pricing, the disposal, and the leasing of municipal land.

To obtain information regarding the rules and regulations that apply to development in Iqaluit, access the City of Iqaluit General Plan (By-law No. 703) and the City of Iqaluit Zoning By-law (By-law No. 704). To better understand the requirements applicable to your development project, contact the Planning and Lands staff. The staff are always available to assist you with your questions.  



Planning and Lands Division is located at building 901.

Ted Traikovski - Director of Planning and Development
phone: (867) 979-5664
fax: (867) 979-6383

For planning and development inquires, please contact 

Eve Zorawska - City Planner
phone: (867) 979-5661
fax: (867) 979-6383

Gale Hagblom - City Planner
phone: (867) 979-5661
fax: (867) 979-6383

For lands inquiries, please contact Amanda Wells:

Amanda Wells - Lands Administrator
phone: (867) 979-5663
fax: (867) 979-6383

VACANT - Planning and Lands Clerk

phone: (867) 979-5600
fax: (867) 979-6383