Long grass, messy yard or tree hazard

Common complaints about yard maintenance include:

  • Overgrown grass or weeds longer than 20 centimetres (8 inches)
  • Litter, debris or pet waste in yard
  • Dead or decaying trees posing a safety hazard
  • Dismantled, unlicensed or inoperable vehicles
  • Fence or porch in poor/unsafe condition

Report a concern about yard maintenance

  • Call 519-837-2529
  • Email a description of the problem and the location to propertystandards@guelph.ca
    we’ll respond within two days
  • Use the map app to report a property maintenance problem

Guelph’s property standards and yard maintenance bylaws