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Anti-Bullying and Public Fighting Bylaw No. 2006-38

The Regina Anti-Bullying and Public Fighting Bylaw

Bylaw related to public bullying and fighting

The Anti-Bullying and Public Fighting Bylaw No. 2006-38 was established to promote the health, safety and welfare of people by prohibiting certain anti-social behaviour. 

This bylaw regulates problematic social behaviours that may have a negative impact on the enjoyment of public places in Regina.

Overview:

  • Fighting is prohibited in any public place; no person shall record, photograph or distribute any videotape, recording, or photograph of any person involved in a fight.
  • Bullying is prohibited in any public place, which means no person shall intimidate, humiliate, ridicule or isolate other people.
  • The Chief of Police has the authority to delegate to any police officer the power, duty and function to enforce this bylaw.

Consequences:

There are fines in place for individuals and/or corporations who do not comply to the regulations within the bylaw. Fines can reach up to $2,000.

Report a bylaw infraction:

If you know of a bylaw violation and would like to report it, contact Service Regina by calling 306-777-7000 or using the online service request form.

If an incident involves fighting and/or sharp objects (i.e. knives) is in progress, call 911.

Note:

This page is an overview of these regulations. Refer to the bylaw for detailed information. The Office of the City Clerk keeps the latest version of each bylaw on file and will provide a copy upon request.