In order to ensure the health, safety and reasonable enjoyment of people living in your area
is maintained, you SHOULD:
Not park a commercial motor vehicle on a residential property. Subject to certain zoning
requirements, one commercial vehicle may be parked on a residential lot provided it complies
with the City's Zoning By-laws. For further information contact the Zoning section at
Zoning By-law 5500
Park a motor vehicle only on a properly constructed hard surface driveway, not on a grassed
front or rear yard. For further information contact the Zoning section at 905-896-5581.
Zoning By-law 5500
Not dump or store debris (e.g. brush, branches, auto parts, fill etc.) on any land within the
City of Mississauga.
Debris By-law 219-85
Place all waste material out after 7:00 P.M. on the day prior to your regular waste collection
day for your regular garbage pick up, and place any appliances out for collection with doors
removed. Always schedule the pick up of appliances with the Region of Peel at
Region of Peel Garbage By-law 80-96
Blue Box / Waste Pickup information
Play a radio or stereo in your car or home at reasonable levels, or not allow your dog to bark
excessively to disturb the inhabitants in the neighbourhood.
Nuisance Noise By-law 785-80 & Noise Control By-law 360-79
Maintain your property in a manner that does not allow grass to grow excessively long, but not
allow your dwelling or yards to become unsightly looking onto the neighbourhood.
Property Standards By-law 654-98
Maintain your hedge or wooden fence at 1 meter ( 39 inches) in the front yard of your property,
to not create a sight obstruction for pedestrians or vehicles..
Fence By-law 397-78
The intent of the by-law is to protect against people, including small children, from entering
the property and accessing the pool from outside the property.
Swimming Pool Enclosure By-law 191-11
Return grocery carts from any store property, and not allow them to litter public property,
including parks and creeks, or on any private property.
Shopping Carts By-law 368-94
Protect your family or tenants to live in a house or apartment that is not protected with an
adequate number of smoke alarms on each level of the dwelling.
Smoke Alarms By-law 284-93
Contact the Fire Prevention (896-5908), Building Department (896-5581) and By-law Enforcement
offices (896-5655) for any inquiries concerning second dwelling units within a residential
For social events or if you are planning a construction project (other than roadway
construction) which will involve the emission of noise clearly audible on the premises of
another person, then you must apply for a noise exemption pursuant to the requirements of
Section 7 of the Noise Control By-law 360.79. Full details of how to apply for a noise
exemption is available, including a noise exemption application form.
For information regarding complaints relating to aircraft noise, contact the Greater Toronto
Airport Authority at 905-676-4531.
This information is for convenience and quick reference only. For specific information or to register a complaint, contact the Compliance and Licensing Section by dialing 3-1-1 (Monday to Friday from 7:00 p.m.). If calling outside of City limits, please dial 905-615-4311. For an emergency after hours from 7:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m. and on weekends and holidays, please dial 905-615-3000.