Summary Offence Tickets Regulations (Schedules)

Effective October 16, 2017, Schedule M-12 is amended by N.S. Reg. 152/2017.

 

Schedule M-12
Municipality of the District of West Hants By-laws

 

Offence

Section

Out of Court Settlement

 

Auctioneers By-law:

1

Selling or offering for sale (specify) at auction any real or personal property (specify) without license

1

$151.25

 

Dog By-law:

1

Owner failing to register dog on or before April 1

2

$352.50

2

Owner failing to keep tag affixed on dog

9(1)

$352.50

3

Owner failing to confine dog to lands and premises of owner

10(1)

$352.50

4

Owner permitting dog to run at large

11(1)(a)

$352.50

5

Owner failing to pay registration fee or tax (specify)

11(1)(b)

$352.50

6

Owning fierce or dangerous dog

11(1)(c)

$697.50

7

Owning dog that, without provocation, attacked or injured (specify) person, domestic animal or property (specify)

11(1)(d)

$697.50

8

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

11(1)(e)

$697.50

9

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

12(1)

$352.50

10

Failing to provide statutory declaration as required

14(2)

$352.50

11

Owner failing to deliver statement of number of dogs owned, harboured or kept when required

27

$352.50

 

Exotic Pets By-law:

1

Keeping non-poisonous snake the adult length of which is 2 ft. or more, poisonous reptile, scorpion or poisonous spider (specify) without license

1

$237.50

 

Fire Protection By-law:

1

Carrying out, causing, permitting or being responsible for (specify) open burning of designated material

3(a)

$352.50

2

Carrying out, causing, permitting or being responsible for (specify) open burning of material within 30.48 m (100 ft.) of another property owner’s building

5(a)(i)

$352.50

3

Carrying out, causing, permitting or being responsible for (specify) burning of material in barrel, drum, tank or other container (specify) within 30.48 m (100 ft.) of another property owner’s building

5(a)(ii)

$352.50

4

Carrying out, causing, permitting or being responsible for (specify) burning in external furnace within 30.48 m (100 ft.) of another property owner’s building

5(a)(iii)

$352.50

5

Carrying out, causing, permitting or being responsible for (specify) burning of fire that is out of control

6(a)

$352.50

 

Livestock at Large By-law:

1

Owner failing to prevent livestock from going at large

3

$237.50

2

Owner of livestock that is suffering from an infection or contagious disease failing to prevent it from leaving premises except under effective control

4(a)

$237.50

3

Owner of livestock that is suffering from an infection or contagious disease failing to prevent it from herding with non-diseased livestock

4(b)

$237.50

4

Owner of livestock failing to pay pound keeper prescribed fees and expenses

5

$237.50

5

Person in possession of stray livestock failing to transmit to the Clerk a sufficient description of the livestock together with an indication of the time and place where the livestock was found and the location where the livestock is detained

6(2)

$237.50

6

Breaking a pound or by indirect means (specify) delivering any livestock therefrom

10

$237.50

 

Municipal Property Trespass By-law:

1

Unauthorized person entering or remaining on (specify) Municipal property

2(1)

$214.50

2

Leaving animals or vehicles (specify) either attended or unattended upon Municipal property without written permission

3

$214.50

 

Sewage Lagoon By-law:

1

Person other than licensed septic tank cleaner dumping sewage in sewage lagoon

4(a)

$237.50

2

Depositing liquids or solids other than sewage in sewage lagoon

7

$237.50

3

Depositing sewage at location other than at sewage lagoon

8

$237.50

 

Sewer By-law:

1

Person failing to comply with Order under subsection 5(1) or 5(3) or both (specify)

5(4)

$237.50

2

Making opening or openings to uncover public or private sewer or make building service connection (specify) without permit

6(1)

$237.50

3

Permitting surface water to discharge into public sewer

6(4)

$237.50

4

Injuring, breaking or removing any portion of public sewer system or its appurtenances

7(1)

$237.50

5

Throwing, depositing or permitting to be thrown or deposited in public sewer opening or receptacle connected with public sewer any substance which is likely to injure the public sewer system or obstruct flow of sewage (specify)

8(1)

$237.50

6

Failing to install sewage backup valve in building service connection unless exempted in writing

17

$237.50

7

Connecting building service connection, private drain or sewer (specify) with public sewer without permit

19

$237.50

8

Obstructing sidewalks, gutter or crossing during installation of sewer or drain or failing to cover cut under sidewalk in suitable manner for pedestrians to walk over (specify)

24

$237.50

9

Industry or commercial enterprise discharging or depositing industrial waste into public sewer

25

$237.50

10

Owner of land used for industrial or commercial purposes failing to provide grease, oil and sand interceptors when ordered by Committee

27(1)

$237.50

11

Failing to effectively block up building sewer connection upon abandonment

28(1)

$237.50

12

Discharging, causing to be discharged or permitting to be discharged any contents of septic tank or cesspit into public sewer (specify)

29

$237.50

 

Solid Waste Management By-law:

1

Depositing or causing to be deposited (specify) non-acceptable waste at Facility

6

$237.50

2

Failing to deliver waste at Facility in accordance with by-law or instructions of Facility operator (specify)

7

 $237.50

3

Depositing waste at or near closed Facility or when acceptance refused by Facility operator (specify)

8

 $237.50

4

Depositing or causing to be deposited (specify) at Facility solid waste not separated or packaged in misleading manner (specify)

9

 $237.50

5

Removing waste from Facility without authorization

11

 $237.50

6

Transporting unsecured or uncovered (specify) waste within Municipality

13

 $237.50

7

Depositing or causing to be deposited (specify) waste other than where permitted

14(1)

 $237.50

8

Owner or occupant (specify) failing to place dangerous material in container adequate to prevent injury to collector

15(1)(a)

$237.50

9

Owner or occupant (specify) allowing solid waste accumulation on or around property (specify)

15(1)(b)

$237.50

10

Owner or occupant (specify) failing to remove and lawfully dispose of organic waste

15(1)(c)

$237.50

11

Owner or occupant (specify) failing to dispose of waste not collected by Municipality

15(1)(d)

$237.50

12

Owner or occupant (specify) failing to properly separate waste for collection

15(1)(e)

$237.50

13

Owner or occupant (specify) failing to store food waste in waterproof container impervious to animals

16(1)

$237.50

14

Owner or occupant (specify) failing to store recyclables and residual waste in waterproof container impervious to animals and designed to prevent entrapment of children (specify)

16(2)

$237.50

15

Owner or occupant (specify) storing waste in container that cannot be opened by children from inside

16(3)

$237.50

16

Owner or occupant (specify) failing to ensure commercial containers meet minimum requirements (specify)

18

$237.50

17

Owner or occupant (specify) failing to ensure proper storage of waste refrigerator or freezer (specify)

19

$237.50

18

Owner or occupant (specify) failing to use backyard composter to compost organic waste

20(1)

$237.50

19

Owner or occupant (specify) producing more than 10 m3 of compost on property

20(3)

$237.50

20

Owner or occupant (specify) locating compost pile within 10 m of window or door of structure on adjacent property or within 2 m of lot line (specify)

20(4)

$237.50

21

Commercial property owner or occupant (specify) failing to provide suitable waste receptacles for tenants or public (specify)

21(1)

$237.50

22

Commercial property owner or occupant (specify) failing to ensure separation of compostables and recyclables

21(2)

$237.50

23

Failing to comply with solid waste collection requirements (specify)

26

$237.50

 24

Placing more than 6 bags of residual waste or 5 bags of residual waste and one 1 bulky item (specify) for collection

27

$237.50

 25

Placing bulky item exceeding 70 kg in weight, 1.22 m in width or 1.83 m in length (specify) for collection

28

$237.50

26

Failing to place general recyclables for collection in bags as required (specify)

29

$237.50

27

Failing to place paper recyclables for collection in bags as required (specify)

30

$237.50

28

Failing to place corrugated cardboard for collection as required (specify)

31

$237.50

29

Placing more than 10 bags or bundles of recyclables for collection

32

$237.50

30

Failing to prepare refrigerator or freezer placed for special collection as required (specify)

33

$237.50

31

Failing to remove decorations, wires, nails from Christmas tree placed for collection

34

$237.50

32

Placing Christmas tree over 3 m long for collection

34

$237.50

 33

Placing waste for collection on property without authorization

36

$237.50

34

Placing prohibited waste (specify) for collection

37

$237.50

 35

Picking over, interfering with, disturbing, scattering or removing (specify) recyclables or waste placed for collection

38

$237.50

 36

Permitting animal under person’s control to pick over, interfere with, disturb, eat, remove or scatter waste placed for collection

39

$237.50

37

Exporting solid waste material without authorization

41

$237.50

 38

Importing solid waste material without authorization

42

$237.50

39

Burning solid waste other than brush, tree limbs or milled wood that is free from adhesives, coatings and preservatives

44

$237.50

$233.95

40

Depositing or causing to be deposited waste at unauthorized site (specify)

45

$697.50

 

Street Improvement By-law:

1

Installing driveway to street without permission

12(1)

$237.50


Schedule M-12–Municipality of the District of West Hants By-laws:

              Dog By-law replaced: N.S. Reg. 27/2012.

              Fire Protection By-law replaced: N.S. Reg. 27/2012.

              Waste Collection and Disposal By-law replaced: N.S. Reg. 27/2012.

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

Waste Collection and Disposal By-law replaced with Solid Waste Management By-law: N.S. Reg. 35/2014.

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