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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

Accountability and Transparency and Delegation of Powers and Duties – 2007-299 (pdf 103 KB)

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)  
 Amendment -  2014-224 (pdf 2.12 MB)
 Amendment- 2015-158(pdf 1.83 MB)

Animal Care and Control  - 2017-22 (pdf 1491 KB) 
       Amendment - 2017-40 (pdf 388 KB)  

Arts and Culture Charter and Grant Policy - 2009-267 (pdf 746.5 KB)
     Amendment - 2011-293 (pdf 1.04 MB)
       Repealed - 2013-271 (pdf 1167KB)

Building, Property and Park Naming Policy - 2012-256 (pdf 221 KB)
     Amendment - 2014-257 (pdf 136.65 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)
      Amendment - 2015-137 (pdf 256 KB)
       Amendment - 2015-156 (pdf 261 KB)

Cemetery Maintenance - 2014-133 (pdf 359.56 KB)

Campground Licensing By-law - 2015-265 (pdf 4.63 MB)
       Repeal Trailer Parks By-law - 2004-351 (1.10 MB)
       Amendment - 2016-170 (333 KB)

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

Citizen Service Policy - 2014-214 (pdf 189.29 KB)

Clean Water Act (Enforcement of) - Source Water Protection By-law 2015-34 (pdf 431 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)
     Amendment -2015-161 (pdf 170 KB)
     Amendment - 2015-246 (pdf 54 KB)
     Amendment - 2016-192 (pdf 411 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)
     Amendment - 2014-120 (pdf 169.54 KB)
     Amendment - 2014-256 (pdf 56.33 KB)
     Amendment - 2016-6 (pdf 32 KB)
     Amendment - 2016-82 (pdf 132 KB)
     Amendment - 2016-219 (pdf 64 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 - 2014-151 (pdf 737.98 KB)
     Amendment - 2016-120 (pdf 200 KB)

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

Film - 2015-227 (pdf 889 KB)
      Amendment - 2016-168 (pdf 146 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)
     Amendment - 2014-31 (pdf 1.80 MB)
     Amendment - 2014-66 (pdf 4.71 MB)        
     Amendment - 2014-110F (.47 MB)
     Repealed by - 2015-8 (5.00 MB)

Fouling, Obstruction, Use and Care of Roads - 2011-219 (pdf 2.07 MB)
       Amendment - 2016-165 (pdf.2.53 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)
      Amendment - 2015-161 (pdf 170 KB)
       Amendment - 2015-246 (pdf 54 KB)
       Amendment - 2016-192 (411 KB)     

Healthy Community Initiative Fund - 2016-18 (pdf 319.74 KB)

Idling Control - 2013-194 (pdf 376.24 KB)

Licensing, Regulating and Governing of Vehicles for Hire - 2016-145 (pdf 2.45 MB)
    Amendment - 2016-190 (pdf 1.45 MB)

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

Motorized Snow Vehicles in the City of Greater Sudbury - 2016-230 (pdf 1.32 MB)

Off-Leash Dog Park - 2012-145 (pdf 456.78 KB)
     Amendment - 2013-78 (pdf 37.01 KB)
     Amendment - 2014-254 (pdf 181.26 KB)

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

Outdoor Swimming Pool Enclosures - 2016-91 (pdf 2.23 MB)

Notice to Public - 2012-204 (pdf 367 KB)

Parks - 2013-54 (pdf 869.2 KB)
      Amendment - 2016-230 (pdf 1.135 MB)

Preventative Plumbing Subsidy Policy - 2014-142 (pdf 247.45 KB)

Private Property Parking Control Officers - 2015-232 (pdf 1.00 MB)

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 By-law effective December 1, 2014 - 2014-1 (pdf 1.37 MB) 
      Amendment - 2014-158 (126.88 KB)
     Amendment - 2015-185 (pdf 37.6 KB)

Registration of Secondary Dwelling Units in the City of Greater Sudbury - 2017-14 (pdf 514.07 KB)

Regulate and Protect the Planting, Maintenance, Protection and Removal of Trees on Municipal Rights of Way -  2011-243 (pdf 1.09 MB)
Amendment - 2016-167 (pdf 253 KB)

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)
             Repealed by By-law 2016-15F (pdf 2.78 MB)
             Amendment By-law 2017-15  (pdf 3.55 MB) 

Regulate Road Occupancy - 2011-218 (pdf 3.08 MB)
     Amendment - 2014-97 (pdf 210.96 KB)

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)
     Repealed by By-law 2014-258 (pdf 88.05 KB)

Require the Closing of Certain Retail Business Establishments - 2004-204 (pdf 93.95 KB)
     Repealed by By-law 2014-258 (pdf 88.05 KB)

Retention Periods for City Records - 2015-226 (PDF 441 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)

Site Plan Control - 2010-220 (pdf 118 KB)
Amendment - 2011-99 (pdf 38.7 KB)
Amendment - 2011-225 (pdf 85.7 KB)

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

Ticket Policy - 2008-93 (pdf 27.15 KB)

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

Trees on Municipal Rights of Way - 2011-243 (pdf 1.09 MB)
       Amendment - 2016-167 (pdf 253KB) 

Use of Municipal Resources by Candidates During an Election -2016-17F (pdf 99.6 KB)

Use of Private Entrances - 2011-220 (pdf 1.99 MB)
     Amendment - 2014-234 (pdf 95.45 KB)

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

User Fees for Certain Services Provided - 2017-24 (pdf 3.64 MB)
      Amendment - 2017-65 (pdf 2.57MB)
      Amendment - 2017-120 (pdf 1.55 MB)

Water and Wastewater Rates - 2016-7 (pdf 1.25 MB)
       Amendment - 2017-6 (pdf 5985 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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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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