Bylaws are laws set by local authorities for their region. These pages outline the laws in Palmerston North for things that Council is responsible for enforcing.
Get to know the rules about consumption of alcohol in the city.
They come in all shapes and sizes, and it's important to know the rules around rearing and caring for our dogs and other animals.
Cemeteries and crematorium bylaw
Understand how Palmerston North City Council facilitates the cemeteries and crematoriums in our care.
Speed limits are an integral part of keeping our roads safe for all road users.
Traffic and parking
Navigating our city should be easy and efficient, so it's important that everyone understands the parking rules.
Use of public places
There are so many great spaces around our city, but it's important that everyone understands the rules around public places so that they're available for all to enjoy safely.
Waste management and minimisation
Waste management is a big job for any city, but together we can minimise our waste and ensure that it's collected and disposed of safely.
Water is a vital part of our city story so it's important that we protect and conserve it.