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Brad lives on the Gulf Islands and combines his home design and building expertise with his knowledge of the islands. He can help you design and build a custom home or cabin to suit your Gabriola Island lot and personal preferences. His Gabriola Island Builder network will ensure a quality home built for your target budget.

Gabriola Island Building Information:

Gabriola is in the Regional District of Nanaimo (RDN). For information on building a home in the RDN, see the Building Regulations.

Land Use on Gabriola is managed by Islands Trust. The Gabriola Island Land Use Bylaw 177 covers the permitted uses for buildings, accessory buildings, siting, setbacks and zoning. A copy of the Bylaw can be found here.


Recent Projects on Gabriola include:

  • Gabriola, The Strand - in for permit

  • Gabriola Pass Waterfront - under construction

  • Gabriola Forest bungalow - Owner Builder project


To go with the Bylaw are useful land use maps showing zoning:


Map 1 - Northern area of Gabriola.

Map 2 - Southern area of Gabriola.

If you are looking for a lot on Gabriola Island and would like advice on building feel free to contact Brad.


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