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By-Laws

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By-laws

A by-law is a law passed by a municipality.  By-laws must be founded on statutory authority, delegated to the municipality by the Province.

It is intended to bind not only the Council, but also officers and servants of the municipality and the public.

Availability

Frequently requested by-laws are available below.  If you are interested in by-laws currently not posed on the website, you may contact Clerk's Services at 3-1-1 or by email at clerks@greatersudbury.ca.

Paper copies are available through Clerk's Services for a fee of $ .30 per page.  

Alternative formats available upon request.

Lists of City of Greater Sudbury By-laws from 2001 to present:

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Frequently Requested By-laws

Alcohol Risk Management Policy - 2003-209 (pdf 699.52 KB)
     Amendment - 2004-179 (pdf 788.49 KB)
     Amendment - 2011-127 (pdf 138.4 KB)

All-Terrain Vehicle - 2013-131 (pdf 8.31 MB)    

Animal Control - 2002-285 (pdf 991.58 KB)
     Amendment - 2006-112 (pdf 20.17 KB)
     Amendment - 2008-294 (pdf 24.91 KB)

Arts and Culture Charter and Grant Policy - 2009-267 (pdf 746.5 KB)
     Amendment - 2011-293 (pdf 1.04 MB)

Building, Property and Park Naming Policy - 2012-256 (pdf 221 KB)

Business Licencing - 2004-350 (pdf 2.65 MB)
     Amendment - 2006-216 (pdf 62.84 KB)
     Amendment - 2009-194 (pdf 32.93 KB)
     Amendment - 2010-266 (pdf 129.78 KB)
     Amendment - 2012-120 (pdf 432.66 KB)
     Amendment - 2013-185 (pdf 414.07 KB)

Carbon Monoxide Alarms - 2011-47 (pdf 183.27 KB)

Citizen Service Policy - 2009-216 (pdf 159.36 KB)

Collection, Removal and Disposal of Waste - 2006-280 (pdf 3.17 MB)
     Amendment - 2008-12 (pdf 473.22 KB)
     Amendment - 2010-7 (pdf 58.26 KB)
     Amendment - 2013-147 (pdf 94.48 KB)

Council Procedure By-law - 2011-235 (pdf 744.3 KB)
     Amendment - 2012-18 (pdf 46.8 KB)
     Amendment - 2012-131 (pdf 38.9 KB)
     Amendment - 2012-168 (pdf 153.87 KB)

Construction Demolition - 2005-165 (pdf 2.02 MB)
     Amendment - 2005-199 (pdf 58.04 KB)
     Amendment - 2006-121 (pdf 196.99 KB)

Development Charges - 2009-200F (pdf 1.17 MB)

Regulate the Use of Manufactured Fertilizers Containing Phosphorus - 2012-58 (pdf 382.18 KB)

Fireworks - 2011-100 (pdf 255.38 KB)
     Amendment - 2012-34 (pdf 37.4 KB)
     Amendment - 2012-65 (pdf 50.4 KB)

Fire Services User Fees - 2014-3 (pdf 2.33 MB)        

Fouling, Obstruction, Use and Care of Roads - 2011-219 (pdf 2.07 MB)

Garbage - 2006-280 (pdf 3.98 MB)
     Amendment - 2008-12 (pdf 106.79 KB)
     Amendment - 2010-7 (pdf 34.61 KB)
     Amendment - 2013-147 (pdf 94.48 KB)

Idling Control - 2013-194 (pdf 376.24 KB)

Lottery Licensing - 2001-86 (pdf 202 KB)
     Amendment - 2004-274 (pdf 29.3 KB)

Off-Leash Dog Park - 2012-145 (pdf 456.78 KB)
     Amendment - 2013-78 (pdf 37.01 KB)

Open Air Burning - 2009-132 (pdf 230.06 KB)
     Amendment - 2009-228 (pdf 39.09 KB)

Parks - 2013-54 (pdf 869.2 KB)

Preventative Plumbing Subsidy Policy - 2010-185 (pdf 364.31 KB)

Property Standards - 2011-277 (pdf 2.76 MB)

Clearing of Yards and Vacant Lots - 2009-101 (pdf 154.03 KB)
     Amendment - 2010-14 (pdf 60.32 KB)
     Amendment - 2011-246 (pdf 261.43 KB)
     Amendment - 2012-241 (pdf 36.43 KB)

Purchasing

Purchasing - 2006-270 (pdf 319.72 KB)
     Amendment - 2007-22 (pdf 20.75 KB)
     Amendment - 2008- 248 (pdf 20.06 KB)
     Amendment - 2010-194 (pdf 92.67 KB)

New Purchasing By-law effective July 1, 2014 - 2014-1 (pdf 1.37 MB)   

Regulate and Protect the Planting, Maintenance, Protection and Removal of Trees on Municipal Rights of Way -  2011-243 (pdf 1.09 MB)

Regulate the Removal of Topsoil, the Placing or Dumping of Fill, and the Alteration of Grades of Land - 2009-170 (pdf 1.67 MB)

Remuneration - 2011-247F (pdf 1.74 MB)

Regulate Road Occupancy - 2011-218 (pdf 3.08 MB)

Require Certain Retail Business Establishments to be Closed Civic Holiday and Boxing Day - 2007-143 (pdf 63.75 KB)
     Amendment - 2008-178 (pdf 22.3 KB)

Require the Closing of Certain Retail Business Establishments - 2004-204 (pdf 93.95 KB)

Second Hand Goods Licencing (including Pawnbrokers and Salvage Yards) - 2004-354 (pdf 449.63 KB)
     Amendment - 2009-198 (pdf 17.2 KB)
     Amendment - 2012-70 (pdf 492.88 KB)

Sewer Use - 2010-188 (pdf 2.13 MB)
     Amendment - 2010-245 (pdf 109.33 KB)
     Amendment - 2011-179 (pdf 329.6 KB)
     Amendment - 2013-33 (pdf 125.32 KB)

Sign - 2007-250 (pdf 653.44 KB)
     Amendment - 2008-115 (pdf 30.54 KB)
     Amendment - 2010-221 (pdf 842.71 KB)
     Amendment - 2011-22 (pdf 149.72 KB)
     Amendment - 2012-99 (pdf 97.67 KB)

Stoop and Scoop - 2002-285 (pdf 991.58 KB)
     Amendment - 2006-112 (pdf 20.17 KB)
     Amendment - 2008-294 (pdf 24.91 KB)

Taxi, limousine, shuttle - 2014-115 (pdf 512.7 KB)    

Ticket Policy - 2008-93 (pdf 27.15 KB)

Traffic and Parking - 2010-1 (pdf 11.01 MB)
     (Amended Regularly)

Trailers, Camps, Parks - 2004-351 (pdf 486 KB)
     Amendment - 2009-195 (pdf 16 KB)

Trees on Municipal Rights of Way - 2011-243 (pdf 1.09 MB)

Use of Private Entrances - 2011-220 (pdf 1.99 MB)

Use of the English and French Languages - 2001-81A (pdf 52.48 KB)

User Fees for Certain Services Provided - 2014-3 (pdf 2.33MB)  
     Amendment - 2014-31 (pdf 132 KB)  
     Amendment - 2014-66 (pdf 142 KB)  
     Amendment - 2014-110F (pdf 193 KB)  

Water and Wastewater Rates - 2013-290 (pdf 4.03 MB)
     Amendment - 2014-34 (pdf 40.8 KB)

Water and Wastewater Systems (Including Watering Odd and Even Days) - 2010-214 (pdf 695.73 KB)
     Amendment - 2011-79 (pdf 193.74 KB)
     Amendment - 2011-136 (pdf 93.1 KB)

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Pools and Fences By-Laws

City of Sudbury - 78-70 (pdf 289.04 KB)

Town of Valley East - 78-28 (pdf 176.6 KB)

Town of Rayside-Balfour - 81-36 (pdf 294.18 KB)
     Amendment - 97-34 (pdf 134.61 KB)

Town of Walden - 78-42 (pdf  548.37 KB)

Town of Capreol - 78-42 (pdf 469.25 KB)

Town of Nickel Centre - 93-17 (pdf 272.54 KB)

Town of Onaping Falls - 78-11 (pdf 420.05 KB)

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Noise By-laws

City of Sudbury, Municipal Code, Chapter 776, Noise - 776 (pdf 632.82 KB)

Town of Valley East - 85-33 (pdf 191.85 KB)

Town of Rayside Balfour - 82-14 (pdf 127.19 KB)

Town of Walden - 93-424 (pdf 249.19 KB)

Town of Capreol - 90-5 (pdf 201.03 KB)

Town of Nickel Centre - 92-13 (pdf 287.40 KB)

Town of Onaping Falls - 92-10 (pdf 283.35 KB)

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Zoning By-laws

Zoning By-laws are passed by City Council in accordance with The Planning Act to regulate the location and/or use of lands, buildings and structures within the municipality.


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