City of Fort Saskatchewan Bylaws

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These are some of Fort Saskatchewan’s most frequently requested bylaws. If you require an official copy of a bylaw, please contact Legislative Services at legislativeservices@fortsask.ca. If you have questions or concerns regarding a specific bylaw, please contact the departments listed.

 

Bylaw Name Description Link
2018 Property Tax and Supplementary Property Tax Bylaw

Authorizes several rates of taxation to be levied against assessable properties for the 2018 taxation year.

Information: Financial Services, 780-992-6228.

Bylaw C15-18
2018 Fees and Charges Bylaw

The Fees and Charges Bylaw supersedes all fees and charges in any Fort Saskatchewan bylaw. These fees and charges are for various programs and services.

Information: Legislative Services, 780-992-6236.

Bylaw C21-17
2018 Supplementary Assessment Bylaw

Supplementary Assessment Bylaw authorizes a supplementary assessment during the year 2018.

Information: Financial Services, 780-992-6228.

Bylaw C3-18
Alarm Systems Bylaw

A bylaw for the purpose of implementing an alarm system permit fee, and to impose a response fee associated with police responses to (non-fire related) false alarms.

Information: Municipal Enforcement, 780-997-7930.

Bylaw C14-03
Animal Control Bylaw

Regulates and controls domesticated animals within the corporate limits of the City of Fort Saskatchewan.

Information: Municipal Enforcement, 780-997-7930.

Please note that the fees for Dog and Cat licenses are found under the City's current Fees and Charges Bylaw.

Bylaw C7-16
Banking Bylaw

Authorizes persons to administer the bank accounts for the City of Fort Saskatchewan.

Information: Financial Services, 780-992-6228

Bylaw C24-18
Business Licence Bylaw

A bylaw for the requirements of business licences within the corporate limits of the City of Fort Saskatchewan.

Information: Economic Development, 780-992-6198

Bylaw C9-16
Cemetery Bylaw

A bylaw for the purpose of regulating the Fort Saskatchewan Cemetery.

Information: Infrastructure Management, 780-992-6248.

Bylaw C10-17
Community Standards Bylaw

Community Standards Bylaw C16-12 prohibits certain activities in order to prevent and compel the abatement of noise, nuisances, unsightly premises and public disturbances within the corporate limits of the City of Fort Saskatchewan. Community Standards Bylaw Q&A.

Information: Municipal Enforcement, 780-997-7930.

Bylaw C16-12
Council Code of Conduct

Establishes a Code of Conduct for members of City Council.

Information: Legislative Services, 780-992-6236

Bylaw C22-18
Dangerous Goods Bylaw

Regulates the transportation of dangerous goods within Fort Saskatchewan’s boundaries. Dangerous Goods Fine Schedule included.

Information: Fort Saskatchewan Fire Department, 780-998-4858.

Bylaw C7-08

Dangerous Goods Schedule

Elections Bylaw Information:Legislative Services, 780-992-6236. Bylaw C11-17
Election Signage Bylaw Information:Legislative Services, 780-992-6236. Bylaw C12-17
Fire Service Bylaw

A bylaw for the purpose of establishing fire services in and for the City of Fort Saskatchewan. Fire Pit Guidelines included.

Information: Fort Saskatchewan Fire Department, 780-998-4858.

Bylaw C14-16
Land Use Bylaw

The Land Use Bylaw (LUB) regulates use, buildings, signs, and overall development in the City. These regulations are based on the City's goals and objectives outlined in our policy planning documents. The LUB regulates everything from sheds and decks to large industrial developments.

Information: Planning and Development, 780-992-6198.

Bylaw C10-13

Land Use Bylaw Map

Bylaw C10-13 Sections

Amending Bylaws to C10-13

Meeting Procedures Bylaw

Bylaw C11-18 establishes the procedures for meetings of Council and Committees of Council.

Information: Legislative Services, 780-992-6236.

Bylaw C11-18
Off-Site Levy Bylaw

Provides for the imposition of an off-site levy for lands proposed for subdivision and development in defined new growth areas with the boundaries of the City of Fort Saskatchewan. Southfort Levy Report , Westpark Levy Report, Light/Medium Industrial Levy Report under Additional Resources.

Information: Project Management, 780-992-6248.

Bylaw C14-17

Schedule A to Bylaw C14-17

Schedule B - Southfort Levy Report

Schedule C - Westpark Levy Report

Schedule D - Light / Medium Industrial Levy Report

Parkland Bylaw

Controls the use of parklands and open space within the City of Fort Saskatchewan.

Information: Infrastructure Management, 780-992-6248.

Bylaw 1952
Safety Codes Permit Bylaw

A bylaw to regulate the provisions of the Safety Codes Act for the purpose of permitting, as an accredited municipality.

Information: Planning & Development, 780-992-6690.

Bylaw C14-18
Sewer Bylaw

Regulates the use of public and private sewers and drains and the disposal of sewage and the discharge of storm sewers and waste into Fort Saskatchewan’s sewage system.

Information: Infrastructure Management, 780-992-6248.

Bylaw 1711

Bylaw C12-18
(NEW Sewer Bylaw)

Smoking Bylaw

Smoking Bylaw C17-18 authorizes the limitation of public use of tobacco, vaporizers, cannabis, and similar products.

Information: Legislative Services, 780-992-6236.

Bylaw C17-18

Smoking Bylaw FAQs

Snow Removal Bylaw

Snow Removal Bylaw C4-10 amends Traffic Bylaw C4-09 and regulates snow removal for Fort Saskatchewan’s Downtown District. Snow Removal District Map included.

Information: Infrastructure Management, 780-992-6248.

Bylaw C4-10

Downtown Snow Removal District

Tax Installment Program Bylaw

Authorizes the regulation and collection of a monthly tax installment plan.

Information: Financial Services, 780-992-6228.

Bylaw C10-18
Traffic Bylaw

Traffic Bylaw C4-09 regulates and controls vehicle, animal and pedestrian traffic. Fines schedule. Truck Route Map included.

Information: Municipal Enforcement, 780-997-7930.

Bylaw C4-09
Waste Bylaw

A bylaw for the purpose of operating and regulating a system for the collection and disposal of waste.

Information: Infrastructure Management, 780-992-6248.

Bylaw C16-18
Waterworks Bylaw

Controls all public waterworks, common sewers, and sewage disposal works within the corporate limits of the City of Fort Saskatchewan.

Information: Infrastructure Management, 780-992-6248.

Bylaw 1648

Bylaw C18-17 Amending Bylaw 1648

Bylaw C24-13 Amending Bylaw 1648

 

Additional Information

The University of Calgary, with financial support of the Alberta Law Foundation and Cultural Resources created a digital collection of municipal bylaws. This collection is historical in nature, although it does contain some current bylaws.

The City of Fort Saskatchewan’s archived bylaws

 

For copies of our Bylaws contact:

Legislative Services - City Hall
Phone: 780-992-6154
10005 - 102 St
Hours of Operation:
8 am - 4:30 pm
Mon - Fri

 

For information on the Land Use Bylaw contact:

Planning & Development - City Hall
Phone: 780-992-6198
10005 - 102 St
Hours of Operation:
8 am - 4:30 pm
Mon - Fri

 

For Bylaw enforcement issues contact:

Municipal Enforcement - Complaint Line

Phone: 780-997-7930

Hours: Monday - Sunday, 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
CLOSED most Statutory Holidays

Calls will be directed to a voice messaging system if you are calling outside of these hours or if an officer is unavailable at the time of your call. Please make sure to leave a detailed message including:

  • Your name
  • Phone number
  • Address, and
  • Type of complaint

An officer will get back to you as soon as possible regarding your complaint.

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