Summary Offence Tickets Regulations (Schedules)

 

Schedule M-17
Town of Bridgewater By-laws


 

Offence

Section

Out of Court Settlement

 

Anti-noise By-law:

1

Operating public address system on street without license

1

$237.50

2

Using or operating public address system, phonograph, radio or other mechanical or electrical device (specify) which transmits sounds capable of being heard on any street or public place or in any building used wholly or partly as dwelling without license

6(1)

$237.50

 

Business License By-law:

1

Sweeping or cleaning chimneys for remuneration without license

21(2)

$237.50

2

Carrying on business as auctioneer without license

22(1)

$237.50

 

Dog By-law:

1

Owning or keeping unlicensed dog

3

$237.50

2

Owner of dog failing to keep collar with attached tag on dog

7(1)

$237.50

3

Tagging dog with tag not issued for dog

8

$237.50

4

Owner of dog failing to report sale or transfer of dog

9

$237.50

5

Owner of kennel failing to obtain kennel licence

10

$237.50

6

Owning dog found running at large 

11(2)

$237.50

7

Owning dog that persistently disturbs quiet of neighbourhood by barking, howling or otherwise (specify)

12(1)

$237.50

8

Owner of dog failing to immediately remove dog feces from public or private property (specify)

13(1)

$237.50

9

Owner of dog failing to immediately remove from owner’s premises dog feces causing nuisance to abutting owner

13(2)

$237.50

10

Owner of dog using or directing dog to attack, chase, harass or threaten person or animal

14

$237.50

11

Owner of fierce or dangerous dog failing to immediately surrender dog to dog control officer upon request

19(2)

$237.50

12

Owning unlicensed fierce or dangerous dog

23

$237.50

13

Owner of fierce or dangerous dog failing to ensure that fierce or dangerous dog tag is affixed to dog

24

$237.50

14

Owner of fierce or dangerous dog failing to immediately notify dog control officer that dog is running at large

25(b)

$237.50

15

Owner of fierce or dangerous dog that is indoors failing to ensure dog is confined and under control of person at least 18 years old

25(c)(i)

$237.50

16

Owner of fierce or dangerous dog that is outdoors failing to ensure dog is confined in accordance with by-law (specify)

25(c)(ii)

$237.50

17

Owner of fierce or dangerous dog that is off owner’s property failing to ensure dog is muzzled, is harnessed or leashed in accordance with by-law, and is under control of person at least 18 years old (specify)

25(d)

$237.50

18

Owner of fierce or dangerous dog failing within 10 days of date of order to display visible signage in accordance with by-law (specify)

25(e)

$237.50

 

Firearms By-law:

1

Firing or discharging firearm in Town

3

$237.50

 

Protection from Second-Hand Smoke By-law:

1

Smoking in park on town property or property town is licensed to maintain

4(a)

$352.50

2

Smoking in playground on town property

4(b)

$352.50

3

Smoking in outdoor recreational facility on town property

4(c)

$352.50

4

Smoking on grounds of town building 

4(d)

$352.50

5

Smoking on grounds of event on town property that is open to public

4(e)

$352.50

6

Smoking in cemetery on town property

4(f)

$352.50

7

Smoking on trail or path on town property or property town is licensed to maintain

4(g)

$352.50

8

Smoking on street along parade route while parade is in progress

4(h)

$352.50

9

Smoking on street within school area designated under Motor Vehicle Act, when not in enclosed motor vehicle

4(i)

$352.50

 

Public Sewers By-law:

1

Failing to install toilet facilities and to connect to Town sewer within 90 days of notice

4

$467.50

2

Unauthorized person uncovering, connecting with, opening into, using, altering or disturbing public sewer (specify) without permit

5

$467.50

3

Failing to meet Town requirements for building sewer (specify); failing to have backwater valve where fixture is below street level (specify)

10

$467.50

4

Connecting surface runoff and groundwater to sanitary sewer

12

$467.50

 

Solid Waste Collection By-law:

1

Failing to provide adequate containers for solid waste storage and disposal

3

$237.50

2

Disposing of solid waste contrary to by-law (specify)

10

$237.50

 

Taxi By-law:

1

Operating taxi or limousine (specify) which is not licensed

2(1)

$139.75

2

Owning vehicle being operated as taxi or limousine (specify) without license

2(2)

$139.75

3

Transporting passengers for compensation in taxi or limousine; being on highway or street seeking employment as taxi or limousine driver; waiting at location for the purpose of obtaining employment as taxi or limousine driver (specify) without taxi or limousine driver's license (specify)

9(1)

$139.75

4

Taking fare less than or greater than (specify) that permitted by by-law

17(1)

$139.75

5

Operating taxi or limousine not meeting standards of repair or cleanliness (specify) in by-law

19

$139.75

 

Town Property By-law:

1

Littering on Town property; damaging property of Town on Town property; without written permission, removing earth, sods, stones, gravel or sand from Town property; cutting down, taking away or damaging any tree, shrub or bush growing on Town property (specify)

3

$237.50

2

Parking on Town property except in designated area

5(c)

$136.60

3

Owner failing to remove dog defecation from Town property

6(c)

$237.50

4

Vending on Town property without written permission

7

$237.50

5

Being in any park or Brookside Cemetery during posted hours or between midnight and 6 a.m. (specify) without written permission

8(a)

$237.50


Schedule M-17–Town of Bridgewater By-laws

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

             Dog By-Law offences replaced: N.S. Reg. 212/2015.

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