5 West Hastings Street - DE418918

Five West Hastings Holding Ltd. has applied to the City of Vancouver for permission to renovate this vacant municipally designated heritage and SRA designated building, in conjunction with a Council approved SRA conversion permit to allow: 

    • Renovations and reconfiguration of the existing 31 vacant rooms to provide new washrooms and cooking facilities within the units;
    • Outdoor amenity roof deck;
    • Creation of new retail space in the basement level;
    • 5 units secured for 30 years at shelter rates;
    • 50% of remaining units to be made available to tenants eligible for rent supplements;
    • Heritage façade rehabilitation.

We welcome your written comments (letter or e-mail) on this development application. Comments should be received on, or before May 29, 2015, to be considered in the staff review. However, comments will be considered up until the date of decision.

You can provide comments by filling out our online comment form.


Contact: Andrew Wroblewski, Project Facilitator, andrew.wroblewski@vancouver.ca 604.871.6476

To assist you, a Glossary of key technical terms and a brief explanation of the application process is posted on our website at: vancouver.ca/devapps

In reviewing this application, and before making a decision, the Director of Planning will also need to consider City by-law regulations, and Council-adopted policies and guidelines. Once a full application review is completed, a decision will be made. If you respond to this notification, we will keep you informed by re-notifying you as to the decision.

The submitted plans may be viewed at the Project Facilitator’s office, Development and Building Services Centre, 1st Floor at 515 West 10th Avenue between 8:30a.m. and 4:30p.m., Monday through Friday. Copies of City by-law regulations, policies and guidelines are available at the City's website at https://vancouver.ca/home-property-development/land-use-and-development-policies-and-guidelines.aspx or at either the Development and Building Services Centre (1st Floor, 515 West 10th Avenue) or the Central Public Library (350 West Georgia Street).

Please note that all comments and responses to this notification are subject to, and may be released, pursuant to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. The Act does, however, protect your privacy by prohibiting disclosure of personal information (such as names, addresses and other identifying information) where such a disclosure would be an unreasonable invasion of personal privacy.


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