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Disclaimer: By-laws contained in this section have been prepared for the purpose of convenience only and are not certified true copies. Where available, office consolidated versions, combining the original By-law and any amendments, are provided for ease of use. For accurate reference, consult copies of the official By-laws and documents in the Records Division of the Office of the City Clerk.
For by-laws and documents that are not available in an electronic format, email [email protected].
The by-laws include those enacted, amended and repealed by City Council, as well as those enacted, amended and repealed by the Ontario Municipal Board, Ontario Land Tribunal or Local Planning Appeal Tribunal. The City of Hamilton provides online access to reference copies of current by-laws dating from 2004 to the present.
There may be one or more subject categories assigned to each by-law depending on context. Selecting a specific category can narrow your search.
By-laws are the official rules that define how the City is governed
As amended, Respecting Lands Located at 1143 Edgewood Road (Flamborough).
As amended, Respecting Lands Located as 783 Brock Road.
As amended, Respecting Lands Located at 422, 426, 428, 440, 456, 464, and 466 Beach Boulevard.
Respecting a Portion of the Property Located at 166 and 186 Ferguson Avenue North and 201 Robert Street.
Respecting the Rear of the Properties Located at 2099 and 2105 Rymal Road East.
To create a new research and development industrial zone for the City of Hamilton.
Respecting Lands Located at 85 Robinson Street, Hamilton.
As amended by Zoning By-law No. 05-226, Respecting Lands Located at 675 Strathearne Avenue (Hamilton).
Respecting Lands Located at 144 McNiven Road, Ancaster.
Respecting Lands Located at 444, 452, 460 and 468 Southcote Road, Ancaster.
Respecting Lands Located at 93 Highway No. 52.
To rescind Zoning Maps 826, 827, and 868.
To Remove Sign Regulations.
Respecting Lands Located at 598-600 Upper Sherman Avenue.
Respecting Lands Located at 311 Springbrook Avenue.
Respecting Lands Located at 333 Springbrook Avenue.
Respecting Lands Located at 215 Springbrook Avenue.
Respecting Lands Located at 1718 Wilson Street West (Ancaster).
Respecting the Properties Located at 1324 & 1328 Upper Sherman Avenue.
As amended, Respecting Lands Located at 18 Dennis Avenue.