Design Review Panel

The role of the Design Review Panel is to advise Council on the design merits of Development Permit Applications submitted under Section 5.1 (Tourism Focus Development Permit Area) and Section 5.2 (Downtown Commercial Core and Gateway Development Permit Area) of the Official Community Plan. Learn more about the Design Review Panel’s functions in the terms of reference.

To learn more about the different types of District committees and commissions, attending committee meetings and becoming a volunteer member, click here.

Who We Are

The Design Review Panel is established and its members appointed by the Tofino Council.  The Panel consists of six members:

  • One Council member
  • Five members of the public

The District's Manager of Community Sustainability serves as staff liaison.

To view the current membership list click here.


The Committee meets at the call of the Chair on an as needed basis.


Contact Us

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(T) 250-725-3229
(F) 250-725-3775