The committee’s mandate is to make decisions and provide advice to Council on matters related to land use planning and development, including but not limited to development proposals, Municipal Plan Amendments, Zoning By-law Amendments, Subdivision Applications, Temporary Use Permits, Variances, and Building. The committee also contributes to exercises relating to long range planning which assist Council and staff in managing growth in a manner consistent with the Municipal Plan and Zoning By-law, as adopted by Village of New Maryland Council in 2006.

The responsibilities of this committee are set out in the “Policy on Procedure and Protocol for the Village of New Maryland Planning Advisory Committee”.


Through the authority granted in the New Brunswick Community Planning Act, the PAC of the Village of New Maryland is appointed by the Village Council. PAC consists of one (1) Village Councillor and five (5) local citizens. The Development Officer and Recording Secretary have a voice but are non-voting members of the Committee. The committee chair is an appointed position filled by a local resident.

Meeting Schedule

Current Agenda

The Planning Advisory Committee holds its regular monthly meetings on the first Monday of each month. If Monday is a holiday, the meeting is held on the following Monday. Meetings commence at 7:00pm and are held in the Council Chamber at the Village Office, 584 New Maryland Highway.

Application Deadline Meeting Dates*
Friday, December 15, 2017 Monday, January 8, 2018
Monday, January 15, 2018 Monday, February 05, 2018
Thursday, February 15, 2018 Monday, March 05, 2018
Thursday, March 15, 2018 Monday, April 09, 2018
Monday, April 16, 2018 Monday, May 07, 2018
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 Monday, June 04, 2018
Friday, June 15, 2018 Monday, July 09, 2018
Monday, July 16, 2018 Monday, August 13, 2018
Wednesday, August 15, 2018 Monday, September 10, 2018
Monday, September 17, 2018 Monday, October 01, 2018
Monday, October 15, 2018 Monday, November 05, 2018
Thursday, November 15, 2018 Monday, December 10, 2018
*Please note: meeting dates and location are subject to change

Committee Chairs

Planning Advisory Committee Chair – Brad Marshall

Vice-Chair – Councillor Tim Scammell

Committee Members

Village Residents: Stephen Conn, Debra Connors, Julie Clarke, Sam McEwan

Village Staff: Rob Pero, Building Inspector/Development Officer; Kyle Arseneault, Assistant Building Inspector/Development Officer; and Lisa Steeves, Recording Secretary

Application Forms

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