BYLAW ENFORCEMENT

Enforcement Services Peace Officers can investigate and enforce the Bylaws listed on this page. Brief descriptions of each bylaw as well as fees associated have been listed. A link has been provided after each description which will allow you to view the current Bylaw.

COUNTY OF VERMILION RIVER LAND USE BYLAW

Each County is required to enact a Land Use Bylaw to regulate and control the use and development of land and buildings within the municipality. The fees associated with this are:

1st   Offence

$150.00

2nd   or Subsequent Offence

$300.00

Each day that a breach of the Bylaw has occurred may be considered a separate offence.


HAMLET OF CLANDONALD HEAVY VEHICLE TRAFFIC BYLAW

The Clandonald Heavy Vehicle Traffic Bylaw is in place to regulate Heavy Vehicle traffic within the boundaries of the Hamlet of Clandonald. The fines for this bylaw are:

Section

Offence

Fine

4.01

Prohibited   Parking

$250.00

 

HAMLET OF ISLAY HEAVY VEHICLE TRAFFIC BYLAW

The Islay Heavy Vehicle Traffic Bylaw is in place to regulate Heavy Vehicle traffic within the boundaries of the Hamlet of Islay. Truck Routes in the Hamlet of Islay are:

  • 49th Avenue between Highway 893 & 49th Street
  • 51st Avenue between Highway 893 & 49th Street
  • 49th Street between 49th Avenue & 51st Avenue

The fines for this bylaw are:

Section

Offence

Fine

3.02

Drive Heavy Vehicle Off Truck Route

$300.00

4.01

Prohibited Parking

$250.00

 

NOISE BYLAW

The Noise Bylaw is in place to prohibit certain noises likely to unduly disturb inhabitants within the boundaries of the Hamlets and Residential Subdivisions within the County of Vermilion River. This bylaw does NOT apply to:

  • Agricultural Activities
  • Emergency Services Activities
  • County Services Activities

A breach of this bylaw could result in a fine of not more than $500.00.

NUISANCE AND UNSIGHTLY PREMISES BYLAW

The Nuisance and Unsightly Premises Bylaw is in place to regulate, control and reduce nuisances and unsightly or dangerous premises within the County of Vermilion River. Thebylaw is listed in full here.

INFO SHEET on Unsightly Premises

The fees associated with this bylaw are:

First Offence

$200.00

Second Offence (within a 2 year period)

$400.00

Third Offence (within a 2 year period)

$800.00

Fourth Offence or More (within a 2 year period)

No More than $10,000


TRAFFIC BYLAW

The Traffic Bylaw is in place to regulate the use of highways under the direction, control and management of the County. The main focus of the Traffic Bylaw is to protect the infrastructure of County roads. The fees associated with this bylaw are:

Section

Offence

Municipal Tag

Violation Ticket

4(1)

Operate Vehicle Contrary to a Road Ban

$30.00 for   every 100kg overweight

$35.00 for   every 100kg overweight

4(2)

Operate Contrary to Permit (Road Ban)

$200.00

$250.00

5

Unauthorized Use of Engine Retarder Brakes

$150.00

$200.00

6

Operate Contrary to Traffic Control Device

$125.00

$175.00

7(1)

Unsecured Load

$150.00

$200.00

8(1)

Operate Over-Dimensional Vehicle Without a Permit

$200.00

$250.00

8(2)

Operate Contrary to Permit (Over-Dimensional Vehicle)

$200.00

$250.00

9(1)

Operate Heavy Vehicle Without Permit

$200.00

$250.00

9(2)

Operate Contrary to Permit (Heavy Vehicle)

$200.00

$250.00

10

Litter/Dump on Highway

$450.00

$500.00

11

Track on Highway

$450.00

$500.00

12

Spikes/Lugs on Highway

$450.00

$500.00

13(3)

False Information to Obtain Permit

$200.00

$250.00

14(3)

Breach Road Use Agreement

$200.00

$250.00

 

Any Subsequent Offence

Double the   Specified Penalty Above – Except 4(1)