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Regulatory Bylaws

The bylaws listed are provided for information purposes only, and the City of Chilliwack will not be responsible for their validity or completeness.  Where applicable, amendment bylaws have been consolidated with the original bylaw and are identified with a (C).  As of March 24, 2014, the most current amendment bylaw will be available, listed directly below the affected bylaw.  In some cases, where there are extensive amendments, a tracked change version of the entire, current version of the bylaw is also available and is identified with a (T).

Individuals wishing to quote from or use the bylaws should consult the Clerk’s Department to ensure they are current and in force.  For legal and other purposes, certified copies of the official version may be obtained from the City Clerk, City of Chilliwack, 8550 Young Road, Chilliwack, BC  V2P 8A4.  Telephone:  (604) 793-2986. 

For information on enforcement of the regulatory bylaws, please contact Bylaw Enforcement at
(604) 793-2908.

Maps are available for download from our Maps page.

Attachments
Description Date File Size 
2020 Financial Plan Bylaw, No. 4754 2019-12-19 220KB 
Accomodation Tax Request Bylaw 2016, No. 4251 2016-08-22 13KB 
Adult Publication Bylaw 2309 2003-06-09 11KB 
Ancillary Liquor Service Regulation Bylaw 4701 2019-06-20 128KB 
Anti-Whistling Bylaw 496 2003-11-07 445KB 
Automated Vote Counting System Procedure Bylaw4525 2018-06-11 306KB 
Bed and Breakfast Bylaw 2968 2003-12-19 14KB 
Bldg Maintenance & Occupancy Standards Bylaw 3733 2011-01-19 65KB 
Board of Variance Establishment Bylaw 1682 2006-06-26 848KB 
Building Regulation Bylaw 2970 (C) 2015-04-20 140KB 
Building Regulation Bylaw 2970 Schedules A to K 2015-05-21 560KB 
Business Improvement Area Bylaw No. 4742 2019-11-22 482KB 
Business Licence Bylaw 1484 (C) 2019-07-05 332KB 
Bylaw Notice Enforcement Bylaw 4573 (C) 2020-08-05 658KB 
Bylaw Revision and Consolidation Authority Bylaw 2017-03-10 18KB 
Campground Bylaw 477 2003-11-07 2.07MB 
Canada Education Park Lands Delegation Bylaw 3204 2005-12-06 25KB 
Chilliwack Sprinkler Bylaw No. 3413 2007-06-08 109KB 
Consumption of Liquor in City Parks No 4830 2020-08-19 2.32MB 
Council Expense Bylaw 4606 2019-12-09 309KB 
Delegation Authority BL 2677 (C) 2019-10-03 275KB 
Development Application Fee Bylaw 2554 (C) 2019-10-03 284KB 
Development Approval Information Bylaw 3815 (C) 2020-01-14 256KB 
Development Cost Charge 2689 (C) 2019-09-19 1.03MB 
Development Cost Charges for Eligible Develop-3679 2018-08-27 16KB 
Development Site Prep No. 3429 (Blasting/Drilling) 2019-10-03 400KB 
E. Hillsides Sanitary Sewer Fee Bylaw 2704 (C) 2008-07-09 1.81MB 
Election Procedures Bylaw No. 4520 2018-06-11 20KB 
Election Sign Bylaw 2013, No. 3899 (C) 2014-07-04 29KB 
Emergency Program Bylaw No. 3560 2008-08-20 30KB 
Establish the Number of Members of Council 2011-02-21 54KB 
False Alarm Bylaw 2011-04-26 32KB 
Feeding and Release of Animals Bylaw 2974 2003-12-16 10KB 
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Warning Sign Bylaw 2177 2003-11-07 269KB 
Fire Chief Powers Bylaw 2982 2004-01-20 17KB 
Fire Department Establishment Bylaw 2314 2009-03-04 28KB 
Fire Prevention and Protection Bylaw No. 3464 2018-01-11 36KB 
Fire Protection Equip Inspection & Test 2721 (C) 2010-05-03 7.68MB 
Firearms Regulation Bylaw 2740 (C) 2011-08-22 663KB 
Fireworks Regulation Bylaw 2006 No. 3246 2006-03-21 55KB 
First Nations Sewer & Water Agmt Delegation 3271 2006-05-17 103KB 
Flammable Liquids Burner & Storage Reg Bylaw 167 2004-05-21 8KB 
Floodplain Regulation Bylaw 4519 (C) 2018-08-30 1.20MB 
FOI Bylaw 2597 (Consolidated) 2013-11-19 15KB 
Heritage Standards & Maintenance Bylaw 2775 2003-11-07 618KB 
Highway and Traffic Bylaw 4686 2020-09-18 2.40MB 
Highway Encroachment Bylaw 3109 (C) 2014-04-17 25KB 
Holding Tank Bylaw 1984 242KB 
Holiday Shopping Regulation Bylaw 1487 2003-11-07 166KB 
Industrial Revitalization Tax Exemption Bylaw (C) 2020-09-18 306KB 
Intensive Swine Operation Bylaw 191 2017-08-30 601KB 
Intermunicipal Business Licence Bylaw 3894 (C) 2019-11-22 283KB 
Intermunicipal Transporation Network Services Business Licence Agreement 4793 2020-04-08 204KB 
Intermunicipal Transporation Network Services Business Licence Scheme 4794 2020-04-08 177KB 
Licensed Premises Entertainment Bylaw No. 3596 2009-02-17 22KB 
Miscellaneous Rates Bylaw 2750 (C) 2020-04-08 247KB 
Mobile Home Parks Bylaw 662 2005-03-17 536KB 
Municipal Facilities Parking Bylaw 2915 2003-07-09 12KB 
Municipal Officers and Employees Bylaw 2988 (C) 2020-08-05 215KB 
Municipal Public Officers Indemnification Bylaw 26 2006-02-28 22KB 
Municipal Ticket Information Bylaw 4574 (C) 2020-08-05 472KB 
Noise Control Bylaw 2420 2019-10-18 320KB 
Nuisance, Noxious or Offensive Trades Bylaw 3044 2018-04-05 58KB 
Open Air Burning Regulation Bylaw No. 3511 (C) 2012-08-20 183KB 
Outdoor Public Spaces Smoking Bylaw No. 4138 2015-09-03 22KB 
Parks, Recreation and Culture Bylaw 3290 (C) 2020-06-17 387KB 
Permissive Tax Exemption 5009 2020-10-22 5.23MB 
Procedural Bylaw 2984 (Consolidated) 2020-03-19 228KB 
Property Entry Bylaw 2987 2004-02-17 11KB 
Public Access to Records Bylaw 2983 2004-01-20 14KB 
Public Hearing-PI Mtg Procedural Bylaw 3004 (C) 2020-03-19 406KB 
Rates Bylaw 2020, No. 4804 2020-05-07 207KB 
Revitalization Tax Exemption Bylaw No. 3012 2016-08-22 482KB 
Sanitary Sewer System Regulation Bylaw 3702 (C) 2020-05-07 348KB 
Second Hand Goods Regulation Bylaw 2017, No. 4426 2017-10-11 148KB 
Shops Regulation Bylaw 533 2003-11-07 122KB 
Sign Bylaw 3005 (C) 2020-04-08 792KB 
Soil Removal & Deposit Bylaw 1313 (C) 2010-02-11 547KB 
Solid Waste Management Bylaw No. 4660 (C) 2020-08-05 344KB 
Special Public Events Involving Alcohol Bylaw 2018 No. 4605 2018-12-20 27KB 
Storm Sewer System Connection & Regulation 2231 C 2014-02-21 32KB 
Swimming Pool Enclosure Bylaw 2011, No. 3811 2011-11-19 20KB 
Tax Exemption Bylaw 4589 2019-10-03 735KB 
Tax Prepayment Plan Bylaw 1576 (C) 2006-09-28 45KB 
Tax Sale Deferral Bylaw No. 5001 2020-08-19 134KB 
Temporary Permission for Second Dwelling in the ALR No. 4726 2019-09-05 208KB 
Tree Management (Land Development) Bylaw 3585 (C) 2014-07-18 770KB 
Unsightly Premises Bylaw 2122 229KB 
Urban Beekeeping Bylaw 2019, No. 4680 2019-05-13 196KB 
Vacant Buildings Minimum Maintenance Standards Bylaw 3988 2014-10-16 59KB 
Watercourse Protection Bylaw 168 (C) 2014-10-17 14KB 
Waterworks Regulation Bylaw 2995 (C) 2020-05-07 539KB 
Weed Control Bylaw 2008 No. 3578 2008-10-24 34KB 
Wild or Exotic Animal Performance Bylaw-2653 (C) 2010-12-09 33KB 
Zoning Bylaw Offence 5004 2020-09-18 161KB