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On this site, you can search, view, download and print by-laws.

The following by-laws are searchable on this site:

  • By-laws adopted by city council since 1840
  • By-laws adopted by the agglomeration council since its formation in 2006
  • By-laws adopted by the Communauté urbaine de Montréal before 2002
  • By laws adopted by the former Montréal’s city council and the borough councils of Ahuntsic-Cartierville, Anjou, Côte-des-Neiges–Notre-Dame-de-Grâce, Lachine, LaSalle, Le Plateau-Mont-Royal, Le Sud-Ouest, L'Île-Bizard–Saint-Geneviève,  Mercier–Hochelaga-Maisonneuve, Montréal-Nord, Pierrefonds-Roxboro, Rivière-des-Prairies–Pointe-aux-Trembles, Rosemont–La Petite Patrie, Saint-Laurent, Saint-Léonard, Verdun, Ville-Marie and Villeray–St-Michel–Parc-Extension.

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Important notice
Documents titled "Consolidated by-laws of the former city" are not updated by-laws. They are solely for information purposes so that citizens can research by-laws that applied to the former city through October 19, 2001. After October 19, 2001, these by-laws may have been amended, repealed or replaced by by-laws from the borough councils, city council and the agglomeration council.

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