Timaru District Consolidated Bylaw 2018
Contents and preface
Chapters should be read in conjunction with Chapter 1.
Chapter 1: Introductory & Miscellaneous
Includes provisions and terms common to all bylaw chapters.
Chapter 2: Public Places
Regulates a diverse range of activities, including:
- maintaining standards of public health and safety;
- protecting the public from nuisances;
- minimising the potential for offensive behaviour; and to
- manage land associated with or under the control of the
- council for the wellbeing and enjoyment of the public.
Chapter 3: Trading in Public Places
Regulates the conduct of persons selling goods on streets, roads, footpaths, Council Property and other public places and using vehicles to sell goods and services to the general public.
Chapter 4: Liquor Ban in Public Places
Prohibits the control and possession of liquor in public places.
Chapter 5: Skateboards
Regulates the riding of skateboards and other similar devices on footpaths.
Chapter 6: Control of Dogs
Gives effect to the Timaru District Council Dog Control Policy 2018 by specifying the standards of control which must be observed by dog owners.
Chapter 7: Parks and Reserves, Beaches & Tracks
Allows for the use of parks, reserves, beaches and recreational tracks in a manner that will not impinge upon the enjoyment of others or cause damage to natural areas and improvements.
Chapter 8: Cultural and Recreational Facilities
Enables Council to control and set standards for the operation of the cultural and recreational facilities under the ownership or control of Council.
Chapter 9: Cemeteries
Regulates the purchase of plots, interment procedures, erection of structures and maintenance of cemeteries.
Chapter 10: Traffic
Provide rules and guidelines for the movement of traffic in the Timaru District.
Chapter 11: Traffic Speed Limits
Sets the speed limits on all roads within the Timaru district.
Chapter 12: Licences for Vehicle Stands on Streets
Enables control of those areas permitted to be used as vehicle stands and to outline conditions that can be imposed.
Chapter 13: Parking
Allows for areas where public parking is available and provide the rules and guidelines for these areas.
Chapter 14: Waste Minimisation
Provides for the regulation and management of kerbside collection, waste on commercial premises and regulates and monitors commercial waste operators and waste handling facilities in the district.
Chapter 15: Water Services
Enables Council to meet its statutory duties and obligations and to set standards of supply, installation, and control of water supply, stormwater drainage, sewerage and trade waste.
Chapter 16: Water Races
Define Council's requirements for water races and to provide for the protection of water races.
Chapter 17: The Keeping of Animals, Poultry & Bees
Sets out the requirements for the keeping of animals, poultry and bees in urban zoned areas.
Chapter 18: Health Protection - Pools, Beauty Facilities, Skin Piercing & Tattooing
- Chapter 18 - Health Protection - Pools Beauty Facilities Skin Piercing & Tattooing (pdf, 425.2 KB updated 18-Apr-2018)
Enables Council to meet its statutory duties and responsibilities and to prevent the transfer of communicable diseases and infections in public swimming and spa pool facilities or from beauty facilities skin piercing or tattooing practices.
Chapter 19: Airport Charges
Authorises Council to levy and collect charges for the use of the airport including all land and buildings.
Publish Date: 28 Feb 2018