Every dog in the Municipality of West Perth must be licensed annually. Dog tags identify your pet and get your pet home safely if they are lost. If your dog is picked up by the Municipality’s Canine Control Officer and it does not have a dog tag, you may incur additional fees and charges.
If you require additional information regarding Dog Tags, please contact the Municipality of West Perth at 519-348-8429 ext. 232.
**DOGS caught running at large and contained**
For all dogs caught running at large and which are contained, please contact the Municipal Canine Control Officer by phoning 519-348-8429 and press 2.
After hour calls are considered to be between 4:00 p.m. and 8:00 a.m. Monday through Friday and 24 hours a day for all regular weekends and Statutory Holidays.
For all other dog at large and regular dog related calls please contact the Municipal By-Law Enforcement Officer at 519-348-8429 extension 232 during regular work hours, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Below you will find a list of frequently requested Municipal By-laws. Please be advised that these are provided here for reference purposes. Should you require an original certified copy, please Contact Us. They are listed in alphabetical order.
By-law Enforcement – Any enforcement related issues should be directed to the Building Department at 519-348-8429 ext. 230.
Being a by-law to adopt a Municipal Alcohol Policy for the Corporation of the Municipality of West Perth
Fees & Charges By-law – effective January 1, 2017
Being a by-law to regulate and prohibit use of motorized vehicles in designated areas within the Municipality of West Perth
Being a by-law to regulate the supply of water and to prohibit the impairment of public health by ensuring that the public water supply is not compromised due to backflow resulting from cross connections. Please be advised that these are provided for information purposes only. To request a certified copy of a by-law
Being a by-law to provide for the registration and licencing and control of dogs within the Municipality of West Perth
Being a by-law respecting development charges
Being a by-law to regulate and control noise.
Being a by-law governing the operation of the North Logan Cemetery
Being a by-law to regulate the parking or stopping of vehicles on highways within the Municipality of West Perth
Being a by-law to regulate privately owned outdoor swimming pools.
Being a by-law to provide for prescribing the standards for the maintenance and occupancy of property within the Municipality.
Being a bylaw to regulate the erection of signs and other advertising devices in the Municipality of West Perth
Being a by-law to set the 2013 tax rates and to levy taxes for the year 2013.
Being a by-law to provide for the licencing, regulating and governing of owners and drivers of taxicabs, motor and other vehicles for hire for the transportation of passengers.
The Comprehensive Zoning By-law divides West Perth into different land use zones, with detailed Maps. Click HERE to see the Key Maps. The by-law specifies the permitted uses and the required standards in each zone.