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By-laws Enforced by Building

For general information on by-laws or to report a violation, contact 311.

If you would like to read a particular City by-law that is not included on this website, please contact Council Services by phone at 519-255-6100, or by email at

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Permits and Inspections:

Development Charges: By-law 1-2021 (replaces 60-2015)

Property Standards: By-law 9-2019 (replaces 147-2011)

Zoning: Zoning By-Law 8600, Zoning Index Map, By-Law 85-18 Maps


Swimming Pool: By-law 160-2010


Vital Services: By-law 195-2011

Site Plan Control: By-law 1-2004


Entry on Adjoining Lands: By-law 5711

Fortification of Lands: By-law 174-2003

Handling of Explosives: By-law 6366

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For more information on development charges in the city of Windsor, please contact us Monday to Friday (holidays excepted) from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at:

Development Services
350 City Hall Square West, Suite 210
Windsor, Ontario

N9A 6S1

For general information, please call 311. For detailed inquiries, call (519) 255-6267.