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By-Law’s & Standards

The by-law enforcement department looks after all by-law enforcement and property standards issues.



If you have a complaint regarding a By-Law or issue you believe the Municipality may be able to resolve, please complete the By-Law Complaint form below, and email it or deliver it by mail or in person to the Deseronto Town Hall at 331 Main St. P.O.  Box 310 Deseronto, ON K0K 1X0.  All complaints will be dealt with anonymously by the By-Law Enforcement Officer.

By-Law Complaint Process - Enforcement Policy

For further inquiries, please contact:

By-Law Officer Business Card

Nancy Bruinsma, By-Law Enforcement Officer

Phone: 613-396-2440
Fax: 613-396-3141
Office Hours: Fridays from 8:30am - 4:30pm
Deseronto Town Hall
331 Main St. P.O. Box 310 Deseronto, ON K0K 1X0






By-Law Complaint Form

ATV By-Law #21-11
     ATV By-Law Quick Facts
Building, Plumbing and Sewage System Permit-Fee By-Law 10-15
Clean & Clear By-Law #04-09
Deseronto Cemetery By-Laws
Dog & Kennel Licence By-Law #14-03
From Jan 1st to Mar 31st of each year, dog tags can be purchased for $15.00 each. Effective Mar 31st of each year, the price of dog tags increases to $20.00 each.

Fee By-Law 08-13
Grass Cutting By-Law #9-01
Noise By-Law #21-07
Open Air Burn By-Law 14-16
Places of Amusement By-Law #22-99
Property Standards By-Law #10-99
Sidewalk Snow Clearing Policy
        Sidewalk Snow Clearing Map
Sign By-Law #01-10

Swimming Pool By-Law 28-07
Taxi Cab Owners & Drivers By-Law #19-08
Temporary Sales/Hawkers & Peddlers By-Law #10-06
Traffic & Parking By-Law #6-97
Use of Streets, Highways & Sidewalks By-Law #6-88
Vehicle Parking & Storage By-Law #14-98
Zoning By-Law #13-93
Animal Control By-Law #03-09

Davies and Elliott Animal Control provide animal control services to the Town of Deseronto.  Their services are available 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.  If a situation arises please call the Deseronto Town Hall during regular office hours (Mon-Fri 8:30am - 4:30pm) at 613-396-2440.  If the situation occurs when the Town Hall is closed, please call Davies & Elliot directly.  Phone: 1-888-663-4443
Animal Control Information



Special Events Permit Application
Sign By-Law Permit Application




The Corporation of the Town of Deseronto strives at all times to provide its goods and services in a way that respects the dignity and independence of all people. The Town of Deseronto is also committed to giving people with disabilities the same opportunity to access our goods and services and allowing them to benefit from the same services in the same place and in a similar way as other customers.

The ultimate goal of the Town of Deseronto is to meet and surpass customer expectations while serving all people, including those with disabilities. Comments regarding how well those expectations are being met are welcome and appreciated.

Feedback regarding the way the Town of Deseronto provides goods and services to people with disabilities using a feedback form, by e-mail, mail or verbally. All feedback should be directed to the Clerk. Customers can expect a response within thirty (30) calendar days.

If you are a person with a disability and require information from the Town of Deseronto in another format, please contact the Town Hall at 613-396-2440 or email: by mail or in person at 331 Main St. P.O. Box 310 Deseronto, ON K0K 1X0.


For further inquiries, please contact:

Ellen Hamel, CAO/Clerk
Phone: 613-396-2440
Fax: 613-396-3141
Town of Deseronto Municipal Offices
331 Main St. P.O. Box 310
Deseronto, ON K0K 1X0


Accessible Customer Service Policy
Accessible Customer Service Feedback Form
About the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA)
Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act 2005