By-Laws and Significant Town Policies
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By-Laws and Significant Town Policies

 
All significant Town of Carleton Place by-laws can be found in pdf format with the document library tool at the bottom of this page, under 'By-laws - Commonly requested'. Any questions can be directed to:

By-laws Summaries: 

Animal Control By-law 25-2005
Respecting the regulation and control, protection and identification of animals and for the prohibiting the keeping of animals of any class thereof.

Cat & Dog Tags - Residents are reminded that under By-law 25-2005 every dog or cat owner is required to register their animals. For cats it is a one time registration. Dog owners are required to purchase an annual license for each dog. These requirements are in place to assist the animal control officers in ensuring that any lost, injured or stray animals can be returned to their owners.

Additionally all dog owners should be aware that their pets must be on a leash at all times when off the owner’s property, the owner is responsible for cleaning up after them (By-law 89-2004) and dogs are not permitted on any schoolyard or sports field.

Building By-law 28-2016
To regulate construction, demolition and change of use permits for buildings, structures and all other related services

Civic Address By-law 04-2009
To adopt requirements for civic addressing numbers within the municipality 

Conduct in Public Parks By-law 06-2005
To regulate public parks and facilities  

Council Remuneration 61-2008
To confirm the deeming of one third of the remuneration paid to elected members of Council as expenses incidental to the discharge of their duties 

Fire Route By-law 39-2012
To designate certain roadways as fire routes along which no parking of vehicles shall be permitted 

Graffiti By-law 06-2010
To regulate the condition of property within the corporation of the Town of Carleton Place 

Lawn Watering By-law 19-2002
To regulate the time, manner, extent and nature of the supply of water in the Town of Carleton Place 

Licensing By-law 01-2014
To license, regulate and govern certain trades, callings, businesses or occupations 

Noise By-law - 27-2013
To prohibit unusual noises and noise likely to disturb the inhabitants of a municipality  

Open-air burning By-law 21-2004
To regulate the open air burning of brush/yard waste, construction materials, garbage, and inflammable materials and the regulation of open fire burning devices within the limits of the Town Carleton Place  

Pool By-law 63-2008
To provide regulations for the erection, maintenance, location, use and safety of swimming pools within the municipality of Carleton Place 

Procedural By-law 09-2015
To regulate the proceedings of the municipal council of the Town of Carleton Place 
Amendment - March 2014

Property Standards By-law 64-2008
To provide standards for the maintenance and occupancy of property within the Town of Carleton Place  

Refreshment Vehicles By-law 16-2016
To license, regulate and govern refreshment vehicles in the Town of Carleton Place  

Right of Entry By-law 73-2004
Authorizing the entry upon adjoining lands for the purpose of making repairs, alterations or improvements  

Road Closures By-law 15-2008
Whereas Council may pass a bylaw under Section 9 and 11 of the Municipal Act for regulating special events on municipal highways and for closing a highway temporarily  

Sign By-law 65-2008
For prohibiting or regulating signs and other advertising devices or any class or classes thereof, and the posting of notices on buildings or vacant lots within any defined area or areas or on land abutting on any defined highway or part of a highway  

Snow Clearing By-law 23-2005
To regulate snow clearing and removal operations in the municipality  

Stoop and Scoop By-law 89-2004
To require an owner of a dog to remove forthwith excrement left by the dog anywhere in the municipality 

Taxi By-law 83-2005
For licensing, regulating and governing operators and drivers of taxi cabs  

Waste Collection By-law 19-2013
For establishing and maintaining a system for the collection, removal and disposal of garbage and other refuse 

Yard Maintenance By-law - 25-2008
To regulate the condition of yards within the corporation of the Town of Carleton Place


Commemorative Bench Policy
Through this program, the Town will assist families or groups who wish to have a bench installed in a Town location (park or street side) in remembrance or commemoration of the loss of an individual or in celebration of an anniversary.

Commemorative Tree Policy
Through this program, the Town will assist families or groups who wish to have a tree planted in a Town location (park) in remembrance or commemoration of the loss of an individual or in celebration of an anniversary or other event.

Commemorative Naming Policy for Parks, Facilities and Municipal Assets
The purpose of this policy is to provide clear guidance regarding commemorative naming of parks,facilities and assets in The Town of Carleton Place.


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