Contact: To speak with bylaw enforcement, call 604-946-3340 between 8:00 am and 9:00 pm, seven days per week. Contact the Delta Police Department non-emergency line at 604-946-4411 to report noise violations outside of regular bylaw enforcement hours.
Bylaw Number: 1906
Regulates noise or sound that disturbs the peace.
The bylaw is specific to regulate noise or sound so that no person shall carry on or cause to be carried any construction work, reconstruction, alteration, repair or demolition of a building or structure, the operation of machinery, or works in connection with any excavation or highway before 7:00 am or after 7:00 pm any day of the week from Monday to Friday, inclusive, before 9:00 am or after 5:00 pm on Saturdays, or at any time on Sundays or Statutory Holidays.
The bylaw has sections that deals with excessive noise emanating from a property for such nuisances as late night parties, barking dogs and regulates noisemakers for crop protection.
Information regarding exceptions for lawn maintenance can be found in Section 11 of the bylaw.
View/Download the Noise Control Bylaw No. 1906, 1972
For more information or questions relating to this bylaw, please email the Property Use and Compliance or call 604-946-3340.