By-law Enforcement

By-law Enforcement is committed to serve, protect and provide a high quality of life for residents and visitors to the City of St. Catharines. 

The City's by-law officials strive to educate residents and visitors about community standards and employ a professional, unbiased approached to the enforcement of and compliance with by-laws. 

In addition to its own team of by-law enforcement officials, the City of St. Catharines works with several agencies to assist and ensure residents live, work and play safely and comfortably in the Garden City.

Knowing the rules of your city and neighbourhood can help residents avert any problems or unpleasant situations, and help create a stronger sense of community and pride.

Click on the appropriate link in the menu to the left to find information about specific by-laws, rules and issues that residents and visitors may encounter from time to time. Links to various enforcement agencies, such as the Niagara Regional Police and Royal Canadian Police, are also provided.

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