Bylaws & Enforcement

Learn about bylaws and enforcement in the District of Elkford.

The community of Elkford takes pride in being a safe, clean and inviting place for all to live. Accordingly, we have a variety of bylaws in place to maintain the high quality and standards of life that our residents enjoy.

The District of Elkford employs a full-time Bylaw Enforcement Officer to respond to concerns, complaints and offences in Elkford and to help educate the public on bylaw-related matters. Bylaw Enforcement works closely with Elkford’s residents, businesses and visitors to achieve bylaw compliance and keep our community safe and hospitable for everyone.

Read some quick tips and facts in our bylaw brochures:


Frequently Searched Bylaws

Review our most frequently searched bylaws:

District of Elkford Bylaws

*** Disclaimer: Bylaws are provided online for research and educational purposes only. The PDF documents are not official copies of our bylaws and these documents not admissible in a court of law. 
The District of Elkford makes every effort to ensure the accuracy, currency and completeness of online bylaw documents, but we require that you obtain official copies of our bylaws before making any decisions based upon them. The District of Elkford will, in no event, be held liable or responsible for damages of any kind that arise from reference to, or use of, these bylaws online.
Please contact to request official copies for usage in a court of law. ***


File a Complaint

Have something to report? Complaints can be filed by contacting the Bylaw Enforcement Officer at 250.865.4024 or Bylaw Enforcement is guided by the District of Elkford’s Bylaw Enforcement Policy.

Bylaw Enforcement Policy

Visit our office at 744 Fording Drive, call 250.865.4000 or email