Municipal Bylaw Enforcement Section

The Municipal Bylaw Enforcement Section has the first line responsibility for the investigation and enforcement of the City of Medicine Hat Bylaws and various Provincial Statutes, document Service and fingerprint processing.  The Provincial Statutes currently enforced by the section include the Traffic Safety Act, Tobacco Reduction Act, Dangerous Dog Act, Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act, Animal Protection Act, Prevention of Youth Tobacco Use Act, and the Gaming and Liquor Act.

Regular services are provided 7 days a week from 7:00 AM to 1:00 AM, however are changed as required to meet the needs of community or particular investigations. 

The Supervisor of the Section is responsible for the development of policies and procedures, training, scheduling of manpower, recruiting, assigning of duties, supervision of section members and the supervision and coordination of contracted services related to parking enforcement and domestic animal control.