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Contacts

Please contact the Municipal Enforcement Division with any questions relating to downtown parking and parking passes, ticket inquiries, snowmobile licences, dog licences, downtown garbage complaints and general City of Yellowknife By-law information.

The Municipal Enforcement Division may be contacted by e-mail, telephone (920-5630), or at our office on the lower level of City Hall (4807 - 52 Street). Our winter office hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and our summer office hours are from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday.

Municipal Enforcement Officers are on duty and present around the City 7 days a week, from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 midnight during winter hours, and from 7:00 a.m. until 2:00 a.m. during the summer.

For emergencies, and after-hours calls that need immediate attention, contact the City's Emergency Dispatch Operators, that operate 24/7, at 920-2737.

To view the City of Yellowknife By-laws, visit the BY-LAWS page.

Highway Traffic

Municipal Enforcement 920-5630 (general inquiries) / 920-2737 (to report violations and after office hours)

 

Includes school zones, school bus safety, RADAR and LASER speed detection, traffic light and stop sign violations, parades, VIP traffic control, funeral escorts, and general traffic safety patrol.

Business Licence

Business Licensing 920-5600

 

Includes people operating a business without a licence.

Dog Control and Licensing

Municipal Enforcement 920-5630 (licensing and general inquiries) / 920-2737 (to report violations and after office hours)

 

Includes dogs at-large, dogs barking, dog bites, and licensing.

Noise

Municipal Enforcement 920-5630 (general inquiries) / 920-2737 (to report violations and after office hours)  RCMP 669-1111 Call the RCMP for noise complaints outside of Municipal Enforcement coverage.

 

Includes excessive noise, such as amplified music, noisy parties, construction, or loud vehicles. Quiet time is 11:00 pm to 7:00 am.

Garbage

Municipal Enforcement 920-5630 (downtown violations and general inquiries) / 920-2737 (to report violations outside of the downtown core, and after office hours)

 

Includes inadequate and/or unsecured garbage cans, construction waste, un-tarped loads, and litter.

Parking Enforcement

Municipal Enforcement 920-5630 (to report downtown violations and general inquiries) / 920-2737 (to report violations outside of the downtown core and after office hours)

 

Includes meters and no parking zones on public and private property, visitor's passes, and other parking permits.

Snowmobiles

Municipal Enforcement 920-5630 (for licensing and general information) / 920-2737 (to report violations and after office hours)

 

Includes licensing, rules of operation, RADAR speed detection, off road accidents, and administration of the snowmobile safety course.

Hours of Operation

Winter Hours effective following the Labour Day Weekend
until prior to the Victoria Day Weekend (September to May)
Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Summer Hours effective following the Victoria Day Weekend
until prior to the Labour Day Weekend (May to September)
Monday to Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Mailing Address & Phone Numbers

Yellowknife City Hall
4807 - 52 Street, P.O. Box 580, Yellowknife, NT X1A 2N4

Switchboard - (867) 920-5600
Mayor/City Administrator - (867) 920-5634
Booking Clerk - (867) 669-3457
Municipal Enforcement (MED) - (867) 920-5630
After Hours (MED) - (867) 920-2737
After Hours (Public Works) - (867) 920-5699