The City of Cambridge inspects buildings and properties when there is a complaint about the interior or exterior conditions of the property. These inspections ensure property owners meet the City's Property Standards By-law.

The Property Standards By-law regulates property maintenance and occupancy standards. These regulations ensure public safety in or around existing buildings or on vacant land. Contact Property Standards Officer through the By-Law Enforcement Office at (519) 621-0740 ext. 7907 for more information or report a concern online.

Property Standards Committee

The Property Standards Committee handles matters related to the Property Standards By-law. The Committee also handles appeals related to decisions made by the Property Standards Officer.