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The on-line versions of the bylaws of the City of Dawson Creek listed below are provided for information or research purposes only. Every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of copies of bylaws posted on this website; however, these are not official versions of City of Dawson Creek bylaws, they should not be relied upon as such and these documents are not admissible in a court of law. For such purposes, official certified copies can be obtained from our Director of Corporate Administration at (250) 784-3614 or email

Before making any decisions based on the online copies of bylaws, you should confirm all information contained therein. The City of Dawson Creek will in no event be liable or responsible for damages of any kind arising out of the use of the online copies of bylaws.

Animal Responsibility Bylaw

Building Regulation Bylaw 4287 (Consolidated)

Business Licence – Please contact Engineering Department at 250-784-3618 for more information. 

Bylaw Notice Enforcement Bylaw (Consolidated)

Cemetery Bylaw

Council Procedure Consolidated Version

Cross Connection Control Program and Process Bylaw

Development Cost Charges Bylaw  

Fees and Charges Bylaw

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Warning Signs

Financial Plan Bylaw

Fire Protection Bylaw

Land Use Procedures Bylaw

Noise Control Bylaw

Northeast Inter-Community Business Licence – Please contact Engineering Department at 250-784-3618 for more information. 

Nuisance (Controlled Substance) Bylaw

Municipal Ticket Information System Bylaw (Consolidated)

Official Community Plan Bylaw   (14 MB)

For an OCP  Land Use Map visit the Development Services Department page

Parking Bylaw

Property Maintenance Bylaw (Consolidated)

Second-Hand Dealers Regulation Bylaw

Sewer Rates and Regulations Bylaw

Sign Regulation Bylaw (Consolidated)

Smoking Regulation Bylaw                       Smoke-Free Sign #1               Smoke-Free Sign #2

Soil Regulation Bylaw

Subdivision and Development Servicing Bylaw

Taxi-Cab and Rental Vehicle Bylaw

Tax Rate Bylaw (2016)

Tow Truck Parking Bylaw

Traffic Bylaw

Waste Collection and Disposal Regulation Bylaw

Water Conservation Measures Bylaw (Consolidated)

Water and Sewer Connecting Line Service Bylaw

Water Rates and Regulations (Consolidated)

Water Resale Bylaw

Master Zoning Bylaw (Updated December 2016)

Zoning Map (Updated November 2017)

For a zoning amendment application please visit the Development & Regulatory Services Department


For questions regarding any City of Dawson Creek bylaws please contact:

Bylaw Enforcement Officer: (250) 784-3657 or

Building Inspector: (250) 784-3654 or


For questions regarding animal control or the S.P.C.A. please contact:

S.P.C.A. – General Inquiries (250) 782-2444

S.P.C.A. – Animal Control Officer (250) 719-7505

S.P.C.A. – Email

S.P.C.A. Website –