By-laws

The Municipality of Markstay-Warren primary goals and objectives are to provide services which focus on public safety and a balanced quality of life in our community.

Most frequently referenced By-Laws are available below. By-Laws prior can be requested by contacting This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Older By-laws will be added as time and funds permit. Paper copies of all By-laws are available at the Municipal Office in Markstay.

The applications and by-laws listed have been prepared for reference purposes only. This is not a comprehensive list of applications and by-laws, and only the most common and publicly relevant have been included. Official signed documents are available at the Municipal Office.
Every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of this information; however these references are not to be used in place of actual by-laws. If you have an interest in acquiring an official by-law, or one that is not listed here, then please contact the municipal office.

Animal Control

Bylaw_2013-58.pdf

Budget

2010 Budget Summary & Tax Rate Calculation
Bylaw 2010-22 - Budget Bylaw
Budget 2010
2011 Budget
2012 Budget
2015 Budget
By-law 2009-16 - Budget Bylaw
Budget Summary
Tax rate calculations
By-Law 2008-15 - Budget Bylaw
2008 Budget
Chart Summary
Tax Rate Calculation

Cemetery

Appendix A - St Thomas Cemetery

Bylaw 2007-24 Amendment to bylaw 2006-13
Bylaw 2007-10 Royal Centre Cemetery
Bylaw 2007-12 Pinehill Cemetery

Committees

Bylaw 1999-08 Establishment of Advisory Committees to Council
Bylaw 2005-22 Establish a Committee of Adjustment
Bylaw 2005-23 Procedural Bylaw for Committee of the Adjustment

Council 

By-law 2001-02 - Procedural Bylaw
Bylaw 2001-33 Amendment to Bylaw 2001-02
Bylaw 2004-32 Procurement Policies & Procedures (Purchasing Bylaw)
Bylaw 2011-11amendment to bylaw2001-02

Elections

bylaw_2014-03.pdf

Fees & Charges

Bylaw 2015-32 Service Fees & Charges

Finance

Bylaw 2010-38 - Tangible Capital Asset Policies

Fire Safety

By-law 2008-36 - Appointment of Fire Chief
Bylaw_2014-06_Being_a_Bylaw_to_establish_Open_Air_Burning_Procedures.pdf

Library

Bylaw 2010-23 - Size and Composition of Library Board Members 

Noise

By-law_2013-52_-_Noise_Bylaw.pdf

Property Standard

bylaw_2013-31 - To regulate the cleaning and clearing of any grounds, yards and vacant lots (Long Grass)

Roads

All-Terrain Vehicle Regulations, Offences and Fines

Link to Provincial Regulation

ORV_by-law_2015-29.pdf Effective July 1, 2015

Sale of Land

Bylaw 2005-17 Procedures for the Sale of Land

Taxes

Bylaw 2012-12 Adoption of Tax Rates
Bylaw 2007-19 Adoption of Tax Rates
Bylaw 2006-23 Adoption of Tax Rates

Waste Management

Bylaw 2005-09 Waste Management

Water & Sewer

Bylaw 2006-18 Funding Agreement for Upgrade to the Warren Water System
Bylaw 2007-23 Amendment to Bylaw 2006-18
Bylaw 2006-27 Water Rates for Markstay Water Works
Bylaw 2006-28 Water and Sewer Rates for Warren
Bylaw 2007-25 Water Rates for Markstay Water Works
Bylaw 2007-26 Water and Sewer Rates for Warren
By-law 2010-18 Warren Water Works Project Area
Bylaw 2010-25 - Water and Sewer Rates for Markstay and Warren

Zoning 

Bylaw 2003-17 please refer to the Sudbury East Planning Board website at:  http://www.sepb.org
By-Law_1997-15.PDF
By-Law_2003-17.PDF
Bylaw 2003-19 Amendment to Bylaw 2003-17 SEPB File ZBA 03-01 MW
Bylaw 2004-07 Amendment to Bylaw 2003-17 SEPB File ZBA 04-01 MW
Bylaw 2004-19 Amendment to Bylaw 2003-17 SEPB File ZBA 04-08 MW
Bylaw 2004-20 Amendment to Bylaw 2003-17 SEPB File ZBA 04-10 MW
Bylaw 2004-27 Amendment to Bylaw 2003-17 Municipality of Markstay-Warren
Bylaw 2005-08 Amendment to Bylaw 2003-17 Special Provision to Rural Zone
Bylaw 2005-20 Amendment to Bylaw 2003-17 Yard and setback encroachments permitted
Bylaw 2005-21 Amendment to Bylaw 2003-17
Bylaw 2006-04 Amendment to Bylaw 2003-17 Changing Residential Rural Zone to an Institutional One Zone
Bylaw2006-05 amendment to bylaw 2003-17 Anne Spaull, Ejnar Lausten and Warren Agricultural Society
Bylaw 2006-10 Amendment to Bylaw 2003-17 Changing Rural Zone to a Residential Rural Zone
Bylaw 2006-20 Amendment to Bylaw 2003-17 Changing Rural Zone to a Residential Rural Zone
Bylaw 2006-35 Amendment to Bylaw 2003-17 Swimming Pools
Bylaw 2007-17 Amendment to Bylaw 2003-17 Special Provision to rural Zone
Bylaw 2006-36 Abandoned Motor Vehicles and Equipment 
Bylaw 2008-17 amendment to bylaw 2003-17 Randall Smith