Bylaw Enforcement

The District of Sechelt maintains bylaws on such issues as noise, unsightly premises, pesticides and dog licensing and control.  The bylaw enforcement officers work to achieve compliance to the bylaws of Sechelt by its citizens and visitors.

Bylaw Enforcement Officers

Bylaw Enforcement Officers respond to complaints and these can result in ticketing and other actions when a problem continues.  Any concerns or complaints must be submitted in writing in order for Sechelt's Bylaw Enforcement Officers to investigate. 

Complaints may be made by filling out and submitting a Bylaw Enforcement Complaint Form or by contacting the Bylaw Enforcement Officers directly at 604-885-1986.

District of Sechelt Bylaws can be viewed and downloaded from the Quick Links to the left of this web page and from the Bylaws folder within the Document Library.

The District is currently working on an Open Air Burning Bylaw.  For additional information see our Backyard Burning webpage.

For the current campfire ban status see our Backyard Burning web page or visit the BC Ministry of Forests Wildfire Management website at: http://bcwildfire.ca/hprScripts/WildfireNews/Bans.asp