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The Bylaw, Licensing & Community Safety Department captures a wide range of services for citizens, including issuing business licences, dog licences, bylaw enforcement, business licence applications and renewals, as well as records management of businesses in Maple Ridge.


Bylaw staff ensures compliance with regulations enacted by Council ranging from parking to issues of land and property use. The department administers the dog licence program and works with the local British Columbia SPCA to ensure compliance with animal welfare legislation. 

Hours of Operation 

The Bylaw, Licensing & Community Safety Department office is open to the public Monday to Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. Bylaw Compliance Officers are on duty 7 days a week from 8:00 am to 8:30 pm and Community Safety Officers are on duty 7 days a week from 7:00 am to 8:30 pm. 

**Hours are subject to change without notice**

Bylaw or Community Safety

Tel: 604-467-7305 
Fax: 604-467-7445 
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Business Licensing

Tel: 604-467-7440

Fax: 604-467-7445

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Dog Licensing

Tel: 604-467-7384

Fax: 604-467-7445

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