A discussion on the possibility of creating a secondary dwelling unit or in law suite in a home in Ottawa.
Check out the City of Ottawa website for more information: http://www.ottawa.ca/residents/building_code/s_dwelling/index_en.html
Some helpful definitions:
Official Plan: A formal projection of development of a planning area for a specified future period of time.
Intensification: means that the density of development, measured in households or employment per hectare, increases.