By-law library

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This library contains PDF copies of most by-laws enacted by the City of Vaughan since 2011. Please note that by-laws may be amended or repealed from time to time. For help locating by-laws and status of by-laws, please contact Clerks@vaughan.ca

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Animal Control 066-2020 (Consolidated)

 

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Anti-graffiti 46-2009 (Consolidated)

Backflow Prevention 177-2020 (Consolidated)

Building code, permits and related matters 050-2018 (Consolidated)

Building numbering 44-86

Cash-in-lieu 168-2022

Conveyance of land 168-2022

Debris 103-2020 (Consolidated)

Development charges 109-2022

Fences – apportionment of costs 175-93

Fences – height and description 189-2020 (Consolidated)

Property standards 231-2011 (Consolidated)

Sewer use 130-2022

Smoking 074-2019 (Consolidated), 198-2023

Zoning 001-2021 (Consolidated), 194-2023, 206-2023, 213-2023, 217-2023, 005-2024, 009-2024, 011-2024, 018-2024

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Business Licensing 122-2022 (Consolidated), 138-2023, 190-2023, 199-2023

Photography permits 169-2020

Roadside sales 125-98

Signage 140-2018 (Consolidated), 001-2024

Site plan control - city wide 123-2013, 077-2022

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Filming event 168-2020 (Consolidated)

Fireworks and pyrotechnics 089-2022

Nuisance 195-2000 (Consolidated)

Smoking 074-2019 (Consolidated), 198-2023

Special Events 045-2018 (Consolidated)

 

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Fees and Charges 224-2023

Municipal Accommodation Tax, Short-Term Rental 183-2019 (Consolidated)

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Fences - apportionment of costs 175-93

Fences - height and description 189-2020 (Consolidated)

Long grass and weeds 125-2022 (Consolidated)

Snow clearing 227-2022 (Consolidated)

Standing water 143-2003

Storage shed and accessory structures 152-2002 *Note: For the most current zoning information, including any possible site-specific zoning exceptions, please contact the Building Standards department at 905-832-8510.

Tree protection 052-2018 (Consolidated)

Tree planting, trimming or removal 052-2018 (Consolidated)

Water usage 106-2022

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Anti-graffiti 46-2009 (Consolidated)

Debris 103-2020 (Consolidated)

Encroachment 034-2017 (Consolidated)

Fences - apportionment of costs 175-93

Fire burn permit 157-2023

Fireworks and pyrotechnics 089-2022

Littering and dumping 103-2020 (Consolidated)

Newspaper box permit 372-2004 (Consolidated)

Ward boundaries 89-2009

Waste collection 135-2017 (Consolidated)

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Fireworks and pyrotechnics 089-2022

Noise control 121-2021 (Consolidated)

Nuisance 195-2000 (Consolidated)

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Debris 103-2020 (Consolidated)

Encroachment 034-2017 (Consolidated)

Fireworks and pyrotechnics 089-2022

Newspaper box permit 372-2004 (Consolidated)

Property standards 231-2011 (Consolidated)

Sewer use 130-2022, 076-2023

Short-term rental 158-2019 (Consolidated)

Municipal Accommodation Tax, Short-Term Rental 183-2019 (Consolidated)

Standing water 143-2003

Storage shed and accessory structures 152-2002 Note: For the most current zoning information, including any possible site-specific zoning exceptions, please contact the Building Standards department at 905-832-8510.

Waste collection 135-2017 (Consolidated)

 

 

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Administrative Monetary Penalties 063-2019 (Consolidated)

Fill dumping 189-96, 44-2004, 265-2006, 7-2017, 164-2019 

Firearms 123-2016 (Consolidated)

Fortification of land 328-2003 

Lobbyist Registry 165-2017 (Consolidated)

Notice 394-2002 (Consolidated)

Procedure 7-2011 (Consolidated)

Ward boundaries 89-2009 

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City staff also enforce some regulations of the Regional Municipality of York, such as the Parking and Stopping on Regional Roads By-laws. 
To view by-laws on Regional matters, please visit the Region’s website here.

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Bylaw Listing
A By-law to confirm the proceedings of Council at its meeting on January 30, 2024.
A By-law to amend By-law 394-2002, as amended by By-law 16-2010 to provide for the form and manner for the provision of notice for heritage designations.
A By-law to provide for the issuance of the 2024 Interim Property Tax billing.
A By-law to amend the Vaughan Official Plan 2010 for the Vaughan Planning Area with Amendment Number 84, as effected by the Ontario Land Tribunal.
A By-law to amend the City of Vaughan By-law 001-2021, as effected by the Ontario Land Tribunal.
A By-law to amend the City of Vaughan By-law 1-88, as effected by the Ontario Land Tribunal.
A By-law to exempt Blocks 1 to 31, Plan 65M-4783 from the part lot control provisions of the Planning Act.
A By-law to exempt Block 3, Plan 65M-4768 from the part lot control provisions of the Planning Act.
A By-law to Stop and Close a portion of Yonge Street, located north of Crestwood Road as a public highway.
A By-law to Stop and Close a portion of lands fronting 121 Rebecca Court as a public highway.
A By-law to amend City of Vaughan By-law 1-88, as amended by By-law 100-2023.
A By-law to amend City of Vaughan By-law 001-2021, as amended.
A By-law to adopt Amendment Number 117 to the Vaughan Official Plan 2010 for the Vaughan Planning Area.
A By-law to amend City of Vaughan By-law 001-2021, as amended.
A By-law to amend City of Vaughan By-law 1-88, as amended.
A By-law to assume Municipal Services in respect of Registered Plan 65M- 4413.
A By-law to amend the Vaughan Official Plan 2010 for the Vaughan Planning Area with Amendment Number 52, as effected by the Ontario Land Tribunal.
A By-law to amend City of Vaughan By-law 001-2021, as effected by the Ontario Land Tribunal.
A By-law to amend City of Vaughan By-law 1-88, as effected by the Ontario Land Tribunal.
A By-law to amend City of Vaughan By-law 1-88, as amended by By-law 033-2019.