ByLaw Enforcement

By-laws are created to ensure we live in a safe community and to protect our residents and the environment we live in. 

Our By-Law Enforcement Officer investigates complaints and property standards issues.

If you wish to make an inquiry or complaint you may do so:

In person at the Municipal Office, Monday to Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm
By telephone 519-392-6623, Monday to Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm
By e-mail

All formal complaints are to be submitted in writing using one of the applicable complaint forms found below.

South Bruce Complaint Form

Public Complaints Form


These are the most commonly requested By-laws and forms requested by South Bruce residents:

Animal Control By-Law #2018-39

Dog Tag Application Form

Fence By-Law #2013-31

Maintenance of Clean Land/Clean Yards By-Law 2016-54

Open Air Burning By-Law

Pool Fencing By-Law #2008-14

Property Standards By-Law

Sign By-Law #2001-33

Watering Restrictions By-Law