Summary Offence Tickets Regulations (Schedules)

 

Schedule M-1
Cape Breton Regional Municipality By-laws

 

Offence

Section

Out of Court Settlement

 

Automatic Vending Machines By-law:

1

Operating automatic vending machine without licence

2.a.

$237.50

 

Dog By-law:

1

Owning dog that runs at large

      first offence

      second offence

      third offence

      fourth offence

5.a.i.

$312.25

$443.35

$611.25

$818.25

2

Owning fierce or dangerous dog not in enclosure or not muzzled and restrained as required by By-law and under direct control and supervision of owner (specify)

      first offence

      second offence

      third offence

      fourth offence

5.a.ii.

$312.25

$443.35

$611.25

$818.25

3

Owning dog that persistently disturbs quiet of neighbourhood or resident by howling, barking or in any other manner (specify)

      first offence

      second offence

      third offence

      fourth offence

5.a.iii.

$312.25

$443.35

$611.25

$818.25

4

Owner failing to immediately remove dog defecation from property other than property of dog’s owner

      first offence

      second offence

      third offence

      fourth offence

5.a.iv.

$312.25

$443.35

$611.25

$818.25

5

Owner failing to deliver owner’s report as required by dog control officer or making false statement in report (specify)

      first offence

      second offence

      third offence

      fourth offence

5.a.v.

$312.25

$443.35

$611.25

$818.25

6

Owner of dog failing to obtain or cause dog to wear registration tag (specify)

      first offence

      second offence

      third offence

      fourth offence

5.a.vi.

$312.25

$443.35

$611.25

$818.25

7

Owner failing to pay kennel licence fee

      first offence

      second offence

      third offence

      fourth offence

5.a.vii.

$312.25

$443.35

$611.25

$818.25

8

Owning or being in charge of dog at large within 91.44 m (100 yds.) of shoreline of water body (specify) between May 1 and October 31

      first offence

      second offence

      third offence

      fourth offence

5.a.viii.

$312.25

$443.35

$611.25

$818.25

9

Owning or being in charge of dog at large on or within any trail, park, sports field, street, sidewalk, parking area or recreational space (specify)

      first offence

      second offence

      third offence

      fourth offence

5.a.ix.

$312.25

$443.35

$611.25

$818.25

10

Owner of unspayed female dog failing to confine dog when in heat

      first offence

      second offence

      third offence

      fourth offence

5.a.x.

$312.25

$443.35

$611.25

$818.25

11

Training dog to be attack dog outside impoundment area or within 152.4 m (500 ft.) of residence other than trainer’s

5.b.

$812.50

 

Minimum Standards By-law:

 

 

1

Owner failing to comply with standard required by by-law (specify)

2.2(1)

$697.50

2

Occupant failing to comply with standard required by by-law (specify)

2.3(1)

$697.50

 

Orderly Conduct By-law - S5:

1

Loitering on or around steps or entrances of buildings

1

$237.50

2

Loitering on or around roads, streets or sidewalks

2

$237.50

3

Permitting device or apparatus to emit sounds capable of being heard on any street or public place or other dwelling and audible beyond 20 ft. from the device or apparatus

3

$237.50

4

Permitting device or apparatus to emit sounds audible within any dwelling other than that in which it is located

4

$237.50

 

Swimming Pool Fences By-law:

 

 

1

Constructing swimming pool without permit

      first offence

      second offence

3.(1)

$697.50

$1272.50

2

Filling swimming pool with water without fence around pool

      first offence

      second offence

4

$697.50

$1272.50

 

Taxi By-law:

1

Owning or operating taxi without Taxi Vehicle Owner's Licence

5.a.

$352.50

2

Failing to keep taxi in clean, sanitary condition or in good repair

7.a.

$237.50

3

Owner failing to submit taxi for inspection when required by By-law Enforcement Officer or Peace Officer

7.b.

$237.50

4

Operating taxi with Nova Scotia motor vehicle inspection certificate more than 7 months old

7.c.

$237.50

5

Operating taxi without illuminated roof sign as required

8

$237.50

6

Driving taxi without Taxi Driver's Licence

9.a.

$352.50

7

Driving vehicle as taxi without licence to use vehicle as taxi

9.b.

$352.50

8

Failing to wear required clothing in neat and tidy condition while operating taxi

10.a.4.

$237.50

9

Failing to act in orderly manner or soliciting (specify) while operating taxi

10.a.5.

$237.50

10

Operating shuttle service contrary to requirements

13

$352.50

11

Owning and operating limousine service without licence

16.a.

$352.50

12

Parking limousine at common taxi stand depot

16.d.1.

$136.60

13

Making limousine available for hire in public place other than airport or cruise ship wharf

16.d.2.

$237.50

14

Owner failing to provide taxi with taximeter in Sydney Service Area

18.a.

$237.50

15

Transporting passengers for hire in Sydney Service Area without taximeter operating

18.c.

$237.50

16

Passenger refusing to pay rate shown on operating taximeter in Sydney Service Area

18.d.

$237.50

 

Vacant and Derelict Buildings By-law:

 

 

1

Owner failing to comply with terms of order issued for derelict building

      first offence

      second offence

5.2

$1272.50

$2422.50

2

Owner failing to comply with terms of order issued for vacant building

      first offence

      second offence

10.1

$1272.50

$2422.50

 

Vendors By-law - V-200:

1

Vending without licence

5(1)

$237.50

2

Leaving vending vehicle or stand (specify) unattended on street

7(1)(a)

$237.50

3

Leaving location without disposing of trash remaining from sales

7(1)(b)

$237.50

4

Placing item related to vending anywhere other than in, on or under vending stand, vending vehicle, litter receptacle, recycling receptacle or table

7(1)(c)

$237.50

5

Dumping trash, fat or food substances into CBRM’s sewer system

7(1)(d)

$352.50

6

Soliciting business orally or by sound emitted by device

7(1)(e)

$237.50

7

Vending within 30.5 m (100 ft.) of doorway of permanent business establishment in building subject to property tax and selling similar products as vendor

7(1)(f)

$237.50

8

Allowing vending vehicle, stand or item relating to vending (specify) to lean against or hang from building on private property or structure lawfully on public property without owner’s permission

7(1)(g)

$237.50

9

Vending from unsightly stand or vending vehicle (specify)

7(1)(h)

$237.50

10

Vending vehicle or stand (specify) location restricts or interferes with vehicles using driveway that accesses street or pedestrians entering building

7(1)(i)

$237.50

11

Vending vehicle or stand (specify) left at location not used for vending purposes for over 1 week

7(1)(j)

$237.50

12

Vending vehicle or stand (specify) obstructing view of approved signage or display in storefront window 

7(1)(k)

$237.50

13

Vending to person in motor vehicle

7(1)(l)

$237.50

14

Vending from motor vehicle, pedestrian-powered vehicle or stand (specify) on sidewalk contrary to the by-law (specify)

8

$237.50

15

Vending at special event without vending licence and written approval of special event organizer

9(2)

$352.50

16

Retailing Christmas trees during Christmas season without licence

11(1)

$237.50

17

Vending seafood without licence

11(2)

$237.50

18

Vending without conspicuously displaying licence

14

$237.50

 

Wastewater Discharge By-law - W-100:

 

 

1

Discharging into wastewater facilities sewage or wastewater (specify) that causes or may cause health or safety hazard

1(2)(a)

$697.50

2

Discharging into wastewater facilities sewage or wastewater (specify) that causes or may cause obstruction or restriction of flow in wastewater facilities

1(2)(b)

$697.50

3

Discharging into wastewater facilities sewage or wastewater (specify) that causes or may cause offensive odour to emanate from wastewater facilities

1(2)(c)

$697.50

4

Discharging into wastewater facilities sewage or wastewater (specify) that causes or may cause damage to wastewater facilities

1(2)(d)

$697.50

5

Discharging into wastewater facilities sewage or wastewater (specify) that impairs or interferes with operation and maintenance of wastewater works or wastewater treatment process (specify)

1(2)(e)

$697.50

6

Discharging into wastewater facilities sewage or wastewater (specify) that causes or may cause restriction of beneficial use of sludge from municipal wastewater facilities

1(2)(f)

$697.50

7

Discharging into wastewater facilities sewage or wastewater (specify) that causes sludge to violate Provincial or Federal law

1(2)(f)

$697.50

8

Discharging into wastewater facilities sewage or wastewater (specify) that causes or may cause effluent from municipal wastewater facilities to violate Provincial or Federal law

1(2)(g)

$697.50

9

Discharging into wastewater facilities sewage or wastewater (specify) with pH less than 6.0 or greater than 11.5 (specify)

1(3)(b)

$697.50

10

Discharging into wastewater facilities sewage or wastewater (specify) with 2 or more separate liquid layers

1(3)(c)

$697.50

11

Discharging into wastewater facilities sewage or wastewater (specify) with temperature greater than 60°C

1(3)(d)

$697.50

12

Discharging into wastewater facilities sewage or wastewater (specify) containing combustible liquid

1(4)(a)

$697.50

13

Discharging into wastewater facilities sewage or wastewater (specify) containing fuel

1(4)(b)

$697.50

14

Discharging into wastewater facilities sewage or wastewater (specify) containing hauled sewage, wastewater or leachate (specify) without written permission

1(4)(c)

$697.50

15

Discharging into wastewater facilities sewage or wastewater (specify) containing ignitable waste

1(4)(d)

$697.50

16

Discharging into wastewater facilities sewage or wastewater (specify) containing biomedical waste

1(4)(e)

$697.50

17

Discharging into wastewater facilities sewage or wastewater (specify) containing solid or viscous substance capable of causing obstruction (specify substance) to flow in sewer

1(4)(f)

$697.50

18

Discharging into wastewater facilities sewage or wastewater (specify) containing detergent, surface-active agent or other substance that may cause excessive foaming in wastewater facilities

1(4)(g)

$697.50

19

Discharging into wastewater facilities sewage or wastewater (specify) containing dye or colouring material that discolours wastewater facility or effluent

1(4)(h)

$697.50

20

Discharging into wastewater facilities sewage or wastewater (specify) containing pathological waste

1(4)(i)

$697.50

21

Discharging into wastewater facilities sewage or wastewater (specify) containing PCBs

1(4)(j)

$697.50

22

Discharging into wastewater facilities sewage or wastewater (specify) containing pesticide

1(4)(k)

$697.50

23

Discharging into wastewater facilities sewage or wastewater (specify) containing reactive material

1(4)(l)

$697.50

24

Discharging into wastewater facilities sewage or wastewater (specify) containing radioactive substance

1(4)(m)

$697.50

25

Discharging into wastewater facilities sewage or wastewater (specify) containing leachate without written permission

1(4)(n)

$697.50

26

Discharging into wastewater facilities sewage or wastewater (specify) containing contaminant in excess of limit in Table 1 of by-law (specify)

1(5)

$697.50

27

Discharging cooling or uncontaminated water to wastewater facilities without permission

1(7)

$697.50

28

Discharging, depositing or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of matter that may interfere with storm sewer operation into storm sewer, watercourse or storm sewer connection (specify)

2(1)(a)

$697.50

29

Discharging, depositing or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of matter that may obstruct or restrict storm sewer or flow into storm sewer, watercourse or storm sewer connection (specify)

2(1)(b)

$697.50

30

Discharging, depositing or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of matter that may damage storm sewer into storm sewer, watercourse or storm sewer connection (specify)

2(1)(c)

$697.50

31

Discharging, depositing or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of matter that may result in hazard or adverse impact (specify) into storm sewer, watercourse or storm sewer connection (specify)

2(1)(d)

$697.50

32

Discharging, depositing or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of matter that may contravene approved discharge quality or quantity into storm sewer, watercourse or storm sewer connection (specify)

2(1)(e)

$697.50

33

Discharging, depositing or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of matter that may have visible sheen, film or discolouration into storm sewer, watercourse or storm sewer connection (specify)

2(2)(a)

$697.50

34

Discharging, depositing or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of matter that may have 2 or more separate layers into storm sewer, watercourse or storm sewer connection (specify)

2(2)(b)

$697.50

35

Discharging, depositing or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of matter that may have pH less than 6.0 or greater than 9.5 (specify) into storm sewer, watercourse or storm sewer connection (specify)

2(2)(c)

$697.50

36

Discharging, depositing or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of matter that may have temperature greater than 40°C into storm sewer, watercourse or storm sewer connection (specify)

2(2)(d)

$697.50

37

Discharging, depositing or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of matter that may contain hazardous substance into storm sewer, watercourse or storm sewer connection (specify)

2(3)(a)

$697.50

38

Discharging, depositing or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of matter that may contain blowdown water into storm sewer, watercourse or storm sewer connection (specify)

2(3)(b)

$697.50

39

Discharging, depositing or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of matter that may contain combustible liquid into storm sewer, watercourse or storm water connection (specify)

2(3)(c)

$697.50

40

Discharging, depositing or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of matter that may contain floating debris into storm sewer, watercourse or storm water connection (specify)

2(3)(d)

$697.50

41

Discharging, depositing or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of matter that may contain fuel into storm sewer, watercourse or storm water connection (specify)

2(3)(e)

$697.50

42

Discharging, depositing or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of matter that may contain hauled wastewater into storm sewer, watercourse or storm water connection (specify)

2(3)(g)

$697.50

43

Discharging, depositing or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of matter that may contain hauled waste into storm sewer, watercourse or storm water connection (specify)

2(3)(h)

$697.50

44

Discharging, depositing or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of matter that may contain ignitable waste into storm sewer, watercourse or storm water connection (specify)

2(3)(i)

$697.50

45

Discharging, depositing or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of matter that may contain pathological waste into storm sewer, watercourse or storm water connection (specify)

2(3)(j)

$697.50

46

Discharging, depositing or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of matter that may contains PCBs into storm sewer, watercourse or storm water connection (specify)

2(3)(k)

$697.50

47

Discharging, depositing or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of matter that may contain pesticide into storm sewer, watercourse or storm water connection (specify)

2(3)(l)

$697.50

48

Discharging, depositing or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of matter that may contain reactive waste into storm sewer, watercourse or storm water connection (specify)

2(3)(m)

$697.50

49

Discharging, depositing or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of matter that may contain toxic substance into storm sewer, watercourse or storm water connection (specify)

2(3)(n)

$697.50

50

Discharging, depositing or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of matter that may contain raw wastewater into storm sewer, watercourse or storm water connection (specify)

2(3)(o)

$697.50

51

Discharging, depositing or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of matter that may contain treated wastewater into storm sewer, watercourse or storm water connection (specify)

2(3)(p)

$697.50

52

Discharging, depositing or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of matter that may contain waste radioactive prescribed substance into storm sewer, watercourse or storm water connection (specify)

2(3)(q)

$697.50

53

Discharging, depositing or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of matter that may contain substance from materials used in or produced from industrial process into storm sewer, watercourse or stormwater connection (specify)

2(3)(r)

$697.50

54

Discharging, depositing or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of matter that may contain substance used in operation or maintenance of industrial site into storm sewer, watercourse or stormwater connection (specify)

2(3)(s)

$697.50

55

Discharging, depositing or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of matter containing concentration of substance in excess of limits in Table 2 of by-law (specify) into storm sewer, watercouse or storm water connection (specify)

2(5)

$697.50

56

Discharging or causing or permitting discharge or deposit of diluted wastewater into sanitary sewer, combined sewer, or storm sewer (specify)

3

$697.50

57

Owner or operator (specify) of premises where food is cooked, processed or prepared failing to install, operate and properly maintain oil and grease interceptor in piping system that connects to sewer

4(2)

$697.50

58

Owner or operator (specify) of premises where food is cooked, processed or prepared failing to annually provide schedule and record of maintenance for interceptor to Designated Wastewater Officer

4(4)

$697.50

59

Owner or operator (specify) or premises where motor vehicles are repaired, lubricated or maintained failing to install oil and grease interceptor that prevents motor oil and lubricating grease from passing into drainage pipe connected to sewer

5(1)

$697.50

60

Owner or operator (specify) of premises from which sediment may enter sewer failing to take necessary measures to prevent sediment from entering drain or sewer

5(2)

$697.50

61

Failing to equip catch basin on private property with Goss Trap or equivalent

5(3)

$697.50

62

Failing to install catch basin on private property in compliance with Nova Scotia Municipal Standards Specifications

5(3)

$697.50

63

Owner or operator (specify) of premises from which dental amalgam may be discharged failing to install, operate and properly maintain dental amalgam separator in accordance with by-law (specify)

6(1)

$697.50

64

Failing to install and maintain in continuous efficient operation traps or interceptors that are accessible for cleaning and inspection

7(3)

$697.50

65

Owner or operator (specify) of establishment failing to provide maintenance schedule for and record of grease, oil or sediment interceptor or sand trap and other required information (specify) to Designated Wastewater Officer on request

7(5)

$697.50

66

Owner or operator (specify) of establishment failing to permit inspection on request by Municipality

7(6)

$697.50

67

Person responsible for or person having charge, management and control of (specify) spill to wastewater works failing to immediately notify and provide information on request to Municipality

8(1)

$697.50

68

Person responsible for or person having charge, management and control of (specify) spill to wastewater works failing to provide report required by by-law to Municipality within 5 working days after spill

8(2)

$697.50

69

Person responsible for or person having charge, management and control of (specify) spill to wastewater works failing to do everything reasonably possible to contain and clean up spill and contaminated residue, protect health and safety of citizens, minimize property damage, protect environment and restore area to pre-spill condition

8(3)

$697.50

70

Owner or operator (specify) of commercial, institutional or industrial premises or multi-storey residential building (specify) failing to install and maintain in good repair maintenance access point or approved alternative in connection to wastewater works

9(1)

$697.50

71

Failing to locate control service access on discharger’s property

9(2)(a)

$697.50

72

Failing to ensure control service access is accessible to municipality at all times

9(2)(c)

$697.50

73

Failing to construct control service access to municipal standards

9(2)(d)

$697.50

74

Discharger failing to monitor or sample discharge as required by Engineer or provide results following written notice by Engineer (specify)

12(1)

$697.50

75

Owner or operator (specify) of industrial, commercial or institutional premises failing to monitor, analyze or report to Engineer results of monitoring program (specify) as required

14(1)

$697.50

76

Industrial, commercial or institutional discharger (specify) discharging sewage, wastewater, cooling water, uncontaminated water or combination into wastewater facilities without first submitting completed Forms 1 and 2 to Engineer

15(1)

$697.50

 

 

 

 

Schedule M-1–Cape Breton Regional Municipality By-laws:

       Dog By-law replaced: N.S. Reg. 36/2015.

Out of court settlement amounts increased: N.S. Reg. 339/2013, N.S. Reg. 274/2015.

Wastewater Discharge By-law added: N.S. Reg. 148/2016.

Vendors and Traders of Goods By-law replaced: N.S. Reg. 109/2017.