What is a Contravention?
A contravention is an action or behaviour by a patron that:
- Violates a City of Edmonton rule, guideline or safety protocol
- Interferes with other patrons' ability to enjoy the use of City facilities
- Interferes with City staff’s ability to perform their duties
- Constitutes an illegal activity
Examples of Contraventions and Typical Responses
This list of examples is not exhaustive and other actions or behaviours that the City in its sole discretion deems to be non-compliant with City rules, guidelines or safety protocols, interfering with other patrons’ enjoyment of the facility or interfering with City staff in the performance of their duties may constitute a contravention and will be classified based on their similarity to the types of behaviours already classified below.