The Vancouver Charter authorized Vancouver City Council to create a Commission to advise the Council on planning matters.
The Vancouver City Planning Commission Bylaw (5064) establishes the commission, its membership, powers, and duties.
The Procedure Bylaw regulates the procedures of Council and its committees and other bodies.
The Code of Conduct Policy sets minimum expectations for the behaviour of Council officials, staff, and advisory body members in carrying out their functions.
The Guidelines for Advisory Bodies explains the roles and responsibilities of members and liaisons and provides an overview of member procedures.