Regional Development Charges
Overview of Development Charges
General information and instructional video about development charges
Development Charges By-law
Background study information and development charges by-laws 2022-71 and 2022-94
Fees for any construction project that require a permit
Grants and Rebate Programs
Incentive programs to assist with development and redevelopment of lands
Why Charges are Collected
Charges to build new roads, pipes and infrastructure in our region
Three step procedure for development charges payment
Development Charges update
See the 2022 Regional Development Charges Background Study and Development Charges Policy Report.
The 2022 Regional Development Charges By-law was approved by Council on Aug. 25, 2022 and took effect on Sept. 1, 2022.
For more information on Council approved Regional Development Charges grants and incentives, see grants and rebates programs or email Marian Bannerman.
The Regional Development Charges By-law for Transit was approved by Council on Sept. 29, 2022 and will take effect on Jan. 1, 2023.
Calculate regional development charges for:
- Any construction building
- Multiple dwelling units
- Commercial square footage
- Water/wastewater hook-ups