Village of Duchess Municipal Bylaws

Alberta’s Municipal Government Act enables municipalities to create and enforce bylaws specific to the municipality to maintain the safety and wellness in the community. Bylaws in Duchess are written by Council and enforced by Community Peace Officers. To report a suspected infraction or to get clarification on any bylaws, please contact the Village office.


Cat Bylaw 437/07

Dog Bylaw 387/99

Traffic Bylaw 451/12

Tax Rate Bylaw 484-2020

Tax Penalty Bylaw 483-2020

Intermunicipal Development Plan 455/13

Business License Bylaw 449/11

Noise Bylaw 459/14

Unslightly Bylaw 450/11

Utility Rates Bylaw 476/19

Council Code of Conduct Bylaw 471/18

Public Notification Bylaw 472/18

Cannabis Consumption Bylaw 475/18

Public Participation Policy 6.1


To report a bylaw infraction please contact the Village Office. A Community Peace Officer will then be dispatched to respond to the complaint.