Illegal Dumping

Illegal Dumping

The following set fine by-law recently received Provincial approval and is in effect.

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The Corporation of the Township of Elizabethtown-Kitley
By-law Number 02-18

A by-law to prohibit the throwing, placing or depositing of refuse or debris on or within the municipality
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Whereas Section 210(82) of the Municipal Act, R.S.O., 1990, Chapter M.45 provides that the Council of a Municipality may pass by-laws for prohibiting the throwing, placing or depositing of refuse or debris on property of the Municipality;

And Whereas it is deemed desirable and expedient to prohibit the throwing, placing, or depositing of debris on property of the Municipality;

Now Therefore the Council of the Corporation of the Township of Elizabethtown-Kitley hereby enact as follows:

  1. No person shall throw, place or deposit refuse or debris on any property of the Municipality, other than those areas designated by the Municipality.
  2. Every person who contravenes any provision of this by-law is guilty of an offence and on conviction of his or her first offence is liable under this by-law to pay the set fine as provided for the Provincial Offences Act.
  3. Every person who contravenes any provision of this by-law a second and subsequent time is guilty of an offence and on conviction is liable to a fine not more than $5000 as provided in the Provincial Offences Act.
  4. By-law number 01-62 of the Township of Elizabethtown-Kitley is repealed in its entirety on the day the approval of the set is received by the Township.
  5. This by-law will come into effect upon receipt of the approved set fines by the Chief Judge of Ontario and may be referred to as the Prohibition of Refuse or Debris on Municipal Property by-law.

Schedule (A)
The Township of Elizabethtown-Kitley
"Part I Provincial Offences Act"
By-law 02-18
A by-law to prohibit the throwing, placing or depositing of refuse or debris on property of the Municipality
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SET FINES FOR BY-LAW 02-18

 Item  Short Form Wording Offence creating provision
or
Defining offence set fine
 Set fine
(includes
cost)
 1 Throw debris on property of the Municipality  Section 1 $150 
 2 Place debris on property of the Municipality   Section 1 $150 
 3 Deposit debris on the property of the Municipality  Section 1 $150 
4 Throw refuse on property of the Municipality  Section 1 $150
5 Place refuse on property of the Municipality  Section 1    $150
6 Deposit refuse on property of the Municipality  Section 1 $150

 

Lodging a Complaint  

If you find an occurance of illegal dumping, please report it to the Main Administration Office by calling 613-345-7480.  As with all by-law complaints, you will be required to identify yourself.

Contact Us

If you have questions or concerns regarding illegal dumping, contact By-law Enforcement Officer at:

Township of Elizabethtown-Kitley
6544 New Dublin Rd
RR 2
Addison, ON K0E 1A0

Phone:
613-345-7480 or 1-800-492-3175 (within the 613 area code)

Fax:
613-345-7235

Email: mail@elizabethtown-kitley.on.ca
 

Township of Elizabethtown-Kitley, 6544 New Dublin Rd, RR 2  Addison, ON, K0E 1A0
Tel. 613-345-7480 or 1-800-492-3175, Fax. 613-345-7235, Email: mail@elizabethtown-kitley.on.ca

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