S145 of the Local Government Acts of 1974 and 2002 state that:

A territorial authority may make bylaws for its district for 1 or more of the following purposes:

  • protecting the public from nuisance
  • protecting, promoting and maintaining public health and safety
  • minimising the potential for offensive behaviour in public places.

Nelson City Council Bylaws

Council Bylaws by number
Bylaw Bylaw Title
No 207 Parking and Vehicle Control Bylaw 2011
No 210 Speed Limits Bylaw 2011
No 218 Navigation Safety Bylaw 2012
No 221 Control of Dogs Bylaw 2013
No 223 Water Supply Bylaw 2015 (893KB PDF)
No. 224 Wastewater Bylaw 224 2014 (1.4MB PDF)
No 225 Urban Environments Bylaw 2015

Note:  Bylaws between the numbers listed have been repealed.