The Town of Marathon strives to make our community safe, healthy and enjoyable for everyone.

By-laws are created as a way to address issues and concerns of the community. They are created to protect the environment, public health, safety and to maintain a pleasant community for everyone.

Frequently Requested By-laws

All-terrain vehicles (By-Law 1899)

Animal Care & Control (By-Law 1788)

Business Licensing (By-Law 1574)

Council procedural (1941)

Firearms Discharge (By-Law 968)

Fireworks (By-Law 1650)

Lottery Licence (By-Law 1722)

Motorized Snow vehicle (By-Law 1641)

Municipal numbering (1918)

Noise Control (By-Law 1190)

Open Air Burning (By-Law 1463)

Property Standards (By-Law 1734)

Sign (By-Law 1109)

Taxi/Limousine (By-Law 1660)

Traffic & Parking (1885)

Watering By-Law (1560)

Waste Management (By-Law 1890)

Yard Maintenance (1905)

Zoning By-Law (By-Law 1873)

By-Law 1943 - Municipal Accommodation Tax (MAT)

The Municipal Accommodation Tax is effective June 1, 2019 at a rate of 4%.

The tax applies to accommodation sold for a continuous period of less than 30 days in a hotel, motel, lodge, inn, bed and breakfast, dwelling unit or any place an accommodation is provided.

Amenity fees and service charges including meals, room incidentals, valet services or parking provided they are separately itemized on the invoice are not included in this tax. Hospitality rooms and meeting rooms that do not contain a bed are not considered accommodations.

The Municipal Accommodation Tax must be identified as a separate item or charge on each bill, receipt or invoice.

By-Law 1943

Municipal Accommodation Tax Return Form

Accommodation Information Establishment Form

Smoke Free Ontario Regulations

Smoke Free Ontario is a landmark piece of legislation that shields workers and the public from the harmful effects of tobacco and vaping by banning smoking and vaping in enclosed public places and enclosed work places.

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