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.

Building By-law.pdf

Deed Transfer Tax By-law.pdfBy law Flow Chart

Dog By-law\Procedure for Barking Dogs.pdf

Heritage Property By-law.pdf

Land Use By-law.pdf

Local Improvements By-law.pdf

Marketing and Promotions Levy By-law.pdf

Mini Mobile Home Park By-law.pdf

Municipal Emergency Management By-law.pdf

Municipal Offices By-law.pdf

Noise By-law.pdf    

Property Assessed Clean Energy Program By-law.pdf

Service Fees for Payment Cards By-law.pdf

Sewer By-law.pdf   

Solid Waste Resource Collection and Disposal By-law.pdf

South Ohio Wastewater Management By-law.pdf

Streets and Sidewalks By-law.pdf

Subdivision By-law.pdf

Tax Exemption By-law.pdf

Tax Reduction By-law.pdf

Transient Vendor By-law.pdf

Water Supply Upgrade Lending Program By-law.pdf       (Fillable Application Form)