By-Law Enforcement

The Enforcement Services branch of the Legislative and Court Services department is located at 45 Cedar Pointe Drive. Enforcement Services administers and enforces City by-laws.  The section also administers and enforces all aspects of lottery licensing.

Staff take reports regarding all by-law violations at 705-739-4241 and Due to call volumes, callers may need to leave a message. Enforcement Services staff retrieve messages from this number:

  • 7 days/week, 7:30am–11pm from April through November.
  • 24/7 from December through March. 

Outside of these hours, please call the Barrie Police non-emergency line to report infractions at the time of incident: 705-725-7025.

Property Standards Enforcement

Property Standards Officers have the responsibility to administer and enforce property standards by-laws within Barrie. Property Standards Officers are appointed, by by-law, as both Property Standards Officers and Building Inspectors under the authority of the Building Code Act. Please see Property Standards By-law for more information.

FAQs re By-law Enforcement

Below are questions received frequently regarding by-law enforcement. Please refer to  the By-laws Listing for information about individual by-laws.