Main by-laws (alphabetical order)

This section contains by-laws concerning quality of life and public order in each of the city's boroughs. They contain information that summarizes the by-laws' main dispositions, accompanied by general advice.

Some municipal by-laws and their contents vary according to the borough.


Disclaimer

The explanations concerning these by-laws in no way replace the actual text of the by-laws that have been officially adopted by the conseil de ville, the conseil d'agglomération or borough councils. All costs, rates and fine amounts are quoted as examples. For legal purposes, the official text of the by-law must be consulted.

Therefore, before undertaking any action or project, please make sure to contact the division or department responsible for a given by-law's application since special provisions may apply and some by-laws may have been recently amended.


By-laws official texts

You may obtain copies of the official texts, for a small fee, at service counters in City Hall. Please use the by-law number as a reference when you make enquiries about by-laws. For additional information, please contact the Direction du greffe.

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

A

alarms (false)
alarm system
animals

B

barbecues and grils

C

car washing (watering and water usage)
carport
catch basins (snow removal)
cats, dogs (animals)
chimney sweeping
Christmas decorations (fire risk)
circulars and newspapers
cleanliness (dwelling)
clearly visible address
construction (permits)

D

demolition (permits)
detached garage
dish antenna
dog licence (animals)
dogs, cats (animals)
door-to-door sales
dwelling cleanliness

E

emerald ash borer
energy efficiency
enterprises (authorization and occupation certificates)
exits and balconies (clearing and snow-removal)

F

false alarms
fence
filtration system (swimming pools and hot tubs)
fire
fire hydrands (damaged)
fire hydrants (watering and water usage)
fireworks

G

garage (detached)
garage sale
garden shed
graffitis

H

heat pump
heritage area (site patrimonial cité du Vieux-Longueuil – construction, renovation, demolition)
hot tubs
housing assistance programs

I

idling (vehicle)

J

K

L

landscaping
lawn (watering and water usage)

M

manhole covers (broken, moved cover)
métro station (parks and public areas)
municipal sewer and water systems

N

noise

O

outdoor fires
overnight street parking

P

parking (planning a parking area)
parking (snow removal)
parking meter (not working)
parking stickers
parks and public areas
permit (snow-removal)
permits and certificates
pesticides
planting trees and shrubs
propane gas tank
property maintenance
pruning and topping of trees
public areas and parks
public roads and their components

Q

R

ragweed (property maintenance)
renovation (permits)
rusty water (water supply system)

S

sewer back up
sewer system (sewer back up)
shed (garden)
signs (damaged)
smoke detector
snow remoral
solid-fuel burning equipment
street light (not working)
street sign (damaged)
swimming pool (filling)
swimming pool filter
swimming pools

T

temporary car shelter
towing (vehicle)
traffic light (not working)
tree felling
trees and shrubs

U

unauthorized vehicles
use of firearms and explosive materials

V

vacant lot
vandalism
vehicle for sale
vehicle idling
vehicle storage
vehicle towing

W

water (watering and water usage)
water heater
water pressure (water supply system)
water supply system (rusty water, water pressure)
watering and water usage
weeds (property maintenance)
wood-burning stove (solid-fuel burning equipment)

X

Y

Z