Fee Schedule

SCHEDULE "A"to By-law #2012-7

effective January 16, 2013

Unless otherwise noted all definitions of building classifications shall be as defined in the Ontario Building Code for Major Occupancies. For temporary buildings (greater than 10m2,), alterations, additions, foundations and new buildings (greater than 10m2).A minimum permit fee of $105.00 is required for all permit applications.

Fee Schedule

Construction - New Buildings, Additions, Mezzanines Permit Fee (Per Sq.Ft.) Permit Fee (Flat Fee)
Group A Assembly Buildings &
Group B Institutional Buildings &
Group D Business/Personal Service &
Group E Mercantile Buildings &
Group F Industrial Buildings
New Construction, Additions, Renovations, Installation of Fire Alarm Systems (including Group C Buildings and Finishes to Unfinished Space) $0.25 / sq ft or $7.21/$1000 Cost (Greater of the two)
Public Pool (Outdoor), Public Patio & Exterior Ramps   $250.00
Group C Residential Buildings New Townhouse & Semi Detached Unit
(per unit)
New Detached Unit    $1,600.00
Addition to Single/Semi/Town Units (without garage)    $415.00
Addition to Single/Semi/Town Units (with attached garage)   $465.00
Renovation to Single/Semi/Town Units   $300.00
Basement Finishes for Single/Semi/Town Units   $200.00
Sheds & Garages (New & Addition to)    $200.00
Decks & Covered Porches (unheated & unenclosed)     $105.00
Other Residential Buildings (New Construction, Additions or Renovations) $0.85 / sq. ft.
Farm Buildings Agricultural Buildings

$350 + 0.10 / sq. ft.

Silo/Storage Bins   $220.00
Manure Storage (All Types)   $500.00
Special Categories Tents (Occupying an Area Greater than 600 m2)   $250.00
Temporary Buildings/Portables   $475.00
Change of Use   $250.00
Miscellaneous Fireplace/Woodstove (Each)   $125.00
Retaining Wall/Balcony Guard (per Linear Foot) $5.00 / linear foot  
Wind Turbines   $2,500.00
Solar Panel $0.31 / sq. ft.  
Designated Structures (other than listed above)   $500.00
Alternate Solution Application   $350.00
Pool (as defined under By-law #2008-24, exempt from minimum fee)   $100.00
Re-inspection/Cancelled Inspection Fee/Requested inspection more than 4 years since last inspection (excluded from Minimum Permit Fee)   $50.00
   Requested Inspection outside normal business hours   $150.00
   Certificate of Permitted Use or Compliance (Building/Zoning/Site Plan)   $50.00
Mechanical Work (When HVAC Work is not Undertaken with any Other Work Requiring a Building Permit)
HVAC Permit (space affecting) $0.20 / sq. ft. 
Sprinkler System   $250.00
NFPA 96 Kitchen Hood Fan   $250.00
Plumbing  / Servicing Work (When Plumbing Work is not Undertaken with any Other Work Requiring a Building Permit)
Water & Sewer Connection $105.00
Building Services (per Linear Foot) $0.50  
Demo Farm Buildings (Not Requiring a Permit)   $0.00
Major Building   $150.00
Minor Building   $50.00

Builder Deposits

Builder Deposits
  Building Lot Grading Entrance Culverts/Driveways
Residential Type
Residential Units (New) $1,000.00 $1,500.00 $1,000.00
Residential Additions  $250.00 $0.00 $0.00
Construction requiring a P. Eng Commitment  $500.00 $0.00 $0.00
Agriculture Type
New Barn $1,000.00 $0.00 $1,000 if required
Agricultural Buildings requiring P.Eng Commitment $500.00 $0.00 $1,000 if required
Manure Storage $500.00 $0.00 $1,000 if required
Commercial, Industrial, Institutional Types
New Buildings, Additions, Alterations and Renovations $1,250.00 As determined by Site Plan Control or Minimum $1,500.00 As determined by Site Plan Control or Minimum $1,000.00

The Director of Public Works and Development shall determine the amount of the deposit required for work done on entrance culvert and ditches greater than 12 meters in length.

The township will return the paid deposit to the building permit applicant within 21 days of approved Final Inspection by Chief Building Official subject to Schedule "F" of the building bylaw.