By-laws are local laws established by Councils to deal with issues specific to the relevant Council area.
The City of Marion currently has six by-laws, which apply only within the City of Marion's boundaries.
New by-laws were approved by Council and came into place as of 1 January 2015.
State Parliament voted to disallow Council’s Shopping Trolley Amenity By-Law on February 17, 2021.
Council had worked hard to introduce the by-law to reduce the hazards and unsightliness caused by abandoned shopping trolleys.
The Shopping Trolley Amenity By-Law came into effect on 2 November, 2020 – enforcement was scheduled to start on February 1, 2021. However, this was discontinued following the decision of parliament.
Download the frequently asked questions form below to answer some common questions about the by-laws.