Municipal by-laws are formal pieces of legislation governing the residents, businesses and visitors to the Municipality of the District of Yarmouth. These documents give details on topic, authority, procedure and remedy. Significant effort and due diligence is required for the creation of legislation that is fair and enforceable. Below is the flow chart for creating and amending municipal by-laws in Nova Scotia. Click on the small picture to enlarge it. For more information on the by-laws of the Municipality of Yarmouth, please contact the office of the CAO.