Bylaws & Policies

In the event of a discrepancy between the electronic version of a Bylaw listed on this page and the signed copy of the Bylaw held by the County, the signed copy is the correct version.

Most Requested Bylaw Documents

Council approved a revised Fees, Rates and Charges bylaw on April 23rd, 2024. Key changes include:

                • Ag minor permit $50 (required if you keep chickens and/or livestock within the Hamlets)
                • A new Land Use Bylaw discretionary permit fee $100 + permit fees
                  (provides for MPC review and notification to adjacent landowners.)
                • Development Permit fee when no application has been approved $500 + $20/$50,000 construction.
                • A perpetual care fee of $500 for new plots sold within County controlled cemeteries.
                • Changes to Utility Rates – please review Bylaw #2024-05.
                • Changes to land & right of way leases – now flat rate of $40/acre.

Bylaws

Policies

DepartmentPolicy #Title/SubjectDate
Council11-06-20Attendance at Conferences PolicyJune 11, 2020
Council11-05-19Travel Expense Remuneration Policy November 28, 2019
Council11-04-18Public Participation Policy June 14, 2018
Council11-03-17General Grants Policy
General Grant Application Schedule A
June 22, 2017
Council11-02-17Sponsorship Policy 
Sponsorship Application Schedule A
June 22, 2017
Council 11-01-17In-Kind Donation PolicyMarch 9. 2017
CouncilRC13-260End of Service PolicyAugust 13, 2013
CouncilRC13-259Community Recognition PolicyAugust 13, 2013
Council41-09Use of Public Funds for Political Support PolicyNovember 9, 2011
Council44-09Board and Committee Pay Differential PolicyNovember 9, 2011
Council06-09Elected Officials to Participate in Employee Benefit Plan Policy March 9, 2011
Council21Appointment of the Public to Council Committees and BoardsApril 27, 1995
Council49-09Performance Appraisal of CAONovember 9, 2011
Culture & Recreation71-22-01Recreation Operating Assistance Grant Policy including ApplicationOctober 11, 2022
Agriculture Services63-06-19Brushing PolicyJuly 11, 2019
Agriculture Services63-07-19Fusarium Graminearium Testing PolicyJuly 11, 2019
Agriculture Services63-08-21Clubroot of Canola PolicyApril 13, 2021
Agriculture Services63-05-19Roadside Spraying PolicyJuly 11, 2019
Agriculture Services63-04-19Veterinary Services Incorporated (V.S.I.) PolicyJuly 11, 2019
Agriculture Services63-03-18Virulent Blackleg of Canola PolicyMarch 1, 2018
Agriculture Services63-02-18Fusarium Graminearum PolicyMarch 1, 2018
Agriculture Services63-02-16Agriculture Service Board PolicyNovember 10, 2016
Agriculture Services63-01-16Cemetery Improvement PolicyOctober 13, 2016
Community62-01-21BHC Community Enhancement Grant Program Policy
BHC Community Enhancement Grant Program Policy – Application
April 27, 2021
Utility46-09Landfill/Transfer Station Cold Weather PolicySeptember 11, 2011
Utility42-01-16Septage Dumping PolicySeptember 22, 2016
Utility34Testing of Water Meters PolicyJuly 9, 2003
Public WorksRC13-003Beaver Control Policy (Approved January 15, 2013)January 15, 2013
Public Works15-01Informational SignsJuly 9, 2015
Agriculture63-01-24Agricultural Plastics RecyclingF 2, 2024
Community50-01-24Cemetery Assistance PolicyF 2, 2024