The following are the most commonly requested bylaws. For general information on bylaws or to request a bylaw that is not here, please contact us.

Animal Control Bylaw

Our Animal Control Bylaw (1.6 MB) outlines the details for the licensing and controlling dogs and sets certain controls on cats within the City.

Annual Fees and Charges Bylaw

Our Annual Fees and Charges Bylaw (5.9 MB) sets the fees, rates and charges for services provided by the City.

Assessment Review Boards Bylaw

Our Assessment Review Boards Bylaw (1.9 MB) creates the Local Assessment Review Board and the Composite Assessment Review Board.

Building Permit Bylaw

Our Building Permit Bylaw (3.4 MB) sets regulations for building permits, including:

  • Occupancy;
  • Relocation;
  • Construction;
  • Demolition; or
  • Change in use of buildings.

Business Improvement Area Tax Bylaw

Our Business Improvement Area Tax Bylaw (5.4 MB) authorizes:

  • 2018 Downtown Camrose Development Ltd. Business Improvement Area Tax;
  • Tax Rate; and
  • Supplementary Assessment and Supplementary Tax.

Business License Bylaw

Our Business License Bylaw (<1 MB) outlines the details for the licensing and regulating of businesses operating in whole or in part within the City.

Business Tax Bylaw

Our Business Tax Bylaw (<1 MB) outlines the details for the assessment of businesses and the establishment of a business tax rate.

Camrose Concert Bylaw

Our Concert Bylaw (5.4 MB) outlines the details for issuing concert licences within the City. It also applies to the following:

  • Concert events held indoors with an expected attendance of 1,500 people or more
  • Concert events held outdoors with an expected attendance of 500 people or more

Camrose Intermunicipal Development Plan Bylaw

Our Intermunicipal Development Plan Bylaw (<1 MB) adopted the Intermunicipal Development Plan between the City of Camrose and Camrose County.

Camrose Performing Arts Centre (CPAC) Borrowing Bylaw

The Camrose Performing Arts Centre Borrowing Bylaw (<1 MB) allowed City Council to incur debt through debentures in the amount of $8,250,000. This was used for building the Camrose Performing Arts Centre.

Cemetery Bylaw

Our Cemetery Bylaw (7 MB) controls the operation of the Camrose Municipal Cemetery.

Council Code of Conduct Bylaw

Our Council Code of Conduct Bylaw (6.8 MB) establishes a code of conduct for City Council.

Council Meeting Procedures Bylaw

Our Council Meeting Procedures Bylaw (10.6 MB) sets the procedures for governing Council Meetings and also applies to Council Committees where they have no governing procedures established.

Curfew Bylaw

Our Curfew Bylaw (<1 MB) regulates when children shall not be in a public place at night without proper guardianship.

Dangerous Goods Bylaw

Our Dangerous Goods Bylaw (2.6 MB) sets restrictions on transporting and handling dangerous goods within the City.

Downtown Camrose Development Ltd. Bylaw

Our Downtown Camrose Development Ltd. Bylaw (4.6 MB) defines the downtown area as a business improvement area. It also establishes a Board of Directors for the business improvement area.

Election Bylaw

Our Election Bylaw (6.1 MB) establishes election procedures for City elections.

Encroachment Agreement Bylaw

Our Encroachment Agreement Bylaw (<1 MB) gives authority to approve encroachments from adjacent lands upon municipal property.

Fire Bylaw

Our Fire Bylaw (1.3 MB) outlines the details for the creation and operation of a fire department and the protection of people and property.

Land Use Bylaw

Our Land Use Bylaw (24.3 MB) divides the City into districts and controls the use and development of the land and buildings within the City.

Nomination Location Bylaw

Our Nomination Bylaw (<1 MB) establishes a location in addition to the local jurisdiction officer where a Returning Officer may receive nominations.

Nuisance Abatement Bylaw

Our Nuisance Abatement Bylaw (<1 MB) provides for the reduction of nuisances (such as noise and weeds) within the City.

Off-Site Levy Bylaw

Our Off-Site Levy Bylaw (8.6 MB) imposes and outlines the details for the payment of Off-Site Levies in respect of land that is to be development or subdivided. The purpose of the levies is to reimburse the City the costs associated with the construction and installation of the following:

  • New or expanded facilities for the storage, transmission, treatment or supplying of potable water;
  • New or expanded facilities for the treatment, movement or disposal of sanitary sewage;
  • New or expanded storm drainage facilities;
  • New or expanded transportation networks; and
  • Land required in connection with any of the above-noted facilities.

Property Tax Rates and Supplementary Property Tax Rates 2016 Bylaw

Our 2016 Property Tax Rates and Supplementary Property Tax Rates Bylaw (1.5 MB) sets the property and supplementary property tax rates for the 2016 tax year.

Property Tax Rates and Supplementary Property Tax Rates 2017 Bylaw

Our 2017 Property Tax Rates and Supplementary Property Tax Rates Bylaw (1.5 MB) sets the property and supplementary property tax rates for the 2017 tax year.

Property Tax Rates and Supplementary Property Tax Rates 2018 Bylaw

Our 2018 Property Tax Rates and Supplementary Property Tax Rates Bylaw (2.6 MB) sets the property and supplementary property tax rates for the 2018 tax year.

Public Property Bylaw

Our Public Property Bylaw (9.1 MB) regulates the use of streets, sidewalks and other public property within the City.

Recycling Bylaw

Our Recycling Bylaw (1.0 MB) outlines the details for the collection of a recycling fee for the Recycling Program.

Security Alarms System Bylaw

Our Security Alarm Systems Bylaw (<1 MB) establishes the fees to be charged after responding to false alarms.

Smoke Free Bylaw

Our Smoke Free Bylaw (2.9 MB) controls smoking in public places and workplaces.

Snow Removal Bylaw

Our Snow Removal Bylaw (<1 MB) outlines the details of the removal of snow and other obstructions from sidewalks in the City.

Subdivision and Development Appeal Board Bylaw

Our Subdivision and Development Appeal Board Bylaw (3.8 MB) establishes a Subdivision and Development Appeal Board for the City.

Supplementary Assessment Bylaw

Our Supplementary Assessment Bylaw (1.6 MB) authorizes the City to prepare supplementary assessment for improvements for imposing a tax for the year 2018.

Tax Penalty and Prepayment Allowance Bylaw

Our Tax Penalty and Prepayment Allowance Bylaw (<1 MB) outlines the penalties for the non-payment of taxes and for an incentive allowance on tax prepayments.

Taxi Bylaw

Our Taxi Bylaw (2.9 MB) controls the licensing and regulating of taxi businesses within the City.

Traffic Bylaw

Our Traffic Bylaw (4.1 MB) controls traffic within the City.

Transportation System Bylaw

Our Transportation System Bylaw (<1 MB) establishes a roadway network for the City.

Unsightly Premises Bylaw

Our Unsightly Premises Bylaw (4 MB) prevents unsightly premises on properties within the City and provides a way to solve related issues.

Waste Collection and Disposal Bylaw

Our Waste Collection and Disposal Bylaw (8.2 MB) controls and maintains the collection, removal and disposal of solid waste within the City.

Wastewater Bylaw

Our Wastewater Bylaw (41.3 MB) regulates the operation of the City's wastewater system.

Water Conservation and Water Use Bylaw

Our Water Conservation and Water Use Bylaw (<1 MB) governs water use and water conservation measures during events of water shortage.

Waterworks Bylaw

Our Waterworks Bylaw (3.7 MB) details the maintenance and management of the City's waterworks utility.

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