By-laws

By-Laws are local laws established by councils to deal with issues specific to the relevant council area in accordance with the statutory provisions of the Local Government Act 1999. City of Prospect has 6 By-laws, of which 1-5 came into operation on 3 January 2016, and By-law 6 is effective from February 2016.

The following list of By-laws satisfies the requirements of the Local Government Act 1999 (Section 252) to have a register of the By-laws adopted by Council.

By-law 1

By-law 1 – Permits and Penalties

By-law 2

By-law 2 – Moveable Signs

By-law 3

By-law 3 – Local Government Land


Council declares the following conditions apply to By-law No. 3:

  • Paragraph 4.22.2 of Council’s By-law 3 of 2015 – Local Government Land (Model Aircraft and Vehicles) shall apply to the Broadview Oval Bike Track.
  • Paragraph 4.30 of Council’s By-law 3 of 2015 – Local Government Land (Weddings) shall apply to St Helens Park, Memorial Gardens, Prospect Estate, Prospect Gardens/Narnu Wirra.
  • Paragraph 5.5.3 of Council’s By-law 3 of 2015 – Local Government Land (Playing Competition Sport) shall apply to Broadview Oval, Charles Cane Reserve/Parndo Yerta, Prospect Oval.

By-law 4

By-law 4 – Roads

By-law 5

By-law 5 – Dogs

Council declares the following conditions apply to By-law No. 5:

Paragraph 5.1 of Council’s By-law 5 of 2015 – Dogs (Dog on Leash Areas) shall apply to the entire City of Prospect except:

Dogs can be off-leash between the times of 5-8am and 5-9pm at the following locations, excluding playground areas:

  • Broadview Oval - 26 Collingrove Avenue, Broadview
  • Prospect Oval, Menzies Crescent, Prospect
  • Prospect Gardens/ Narnu Wirra Reserve (west side lawn area) - West Terrace, Nailsworth
  • Pash Reserve - 31-33 D’Erlanger Avenue, Collinswood
  • Percy Street Reserve - 65 Percy Street, Prospect
  • Memorial Gardens - 1 Menzies Crescent, Prospect
  • St Helens Park - 39 Prospect Road, Prospect
  • Prospect Estate - 286 Prospect Road, Prospect
  • Irish Harp Reserve - 350 Regency Road, Prospect
  • Cane Oval/Parndo Yerta - 104-120 Churchill Road, Prospect

Paragraph 6.1 of Council’s By-law 5 of 2015 – Dogs (Dog Exercise Areas) shall apply to the following locations to allow for dogs to be exercised off-leash between the times of 5-8am and 5-9pm, excluding playground areas:

  • Broadview Oval - 26 Collingrove Avenue, Broadview
  • Prospect Oval, Menzies Crescent, Prospect
  • Prospect Gardens/ Narnu Wirra Reserve (west side lawn area) - West Terrace, Nailsworth
  • Pash Reserve - 31-33 D’Erlanger Avenue, Collinswood
  • Percy Street Reserve - 65 Percy Street, Prospect
  • Memorial Gardens - 1 Menzies Crescent, Prospect
  • St Helens Park - 39 Prospect Road, Prospect
  • Prospect Estate - 286 Prospect Road, Prospect
  • Irish Harp Reserve - 350 Regency Road, Prospect
  • Cane Oval/Parndo Yerta - 104-120 Churchill Road, Prospect


By-law 6

By-laws - Waste Management

Expiation Fees

The expiation fee payable for offences against By-laws to be fixed at $105.00.

Authorisations relating to By-laws
Where permission is required under any of Council’s By-laws, Council authorises the following officers (Dec. 2015 Res. 211/15), to grant such permission on behalf of Council, to attach conditions to the permit; change or revoke a condition by notice in writing; or add new conditions, by notice in writing.

  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Director Infrastructure and Environment
  • Director Community and Planning
  • Manager Infrastructure and Assets
  • Manager City Maintenance and Community Safety
  • Team Leader Community Safety
  • Manager Arts and Events
  • Manager Community Development
  • Community Events Coordinator (permissions related to Community Events only)

If you would like any further information on City of Prospect By-laws, please contact us on (08) 8269 5355 or via email at admin@prospect.sa.gov.au.