Development Charges

Framing of a building that is under construction

Service at a Glance

Current Development Charge Rates and Information

Development charges apply to residential and non-residential developments. The purpose of development charges is to recover the growth-related costs associated with the capital infrastructure needed to service new development and redevelopment within the municipality.

2019 Development Charges Background Study and By-law Information

The existing DC By-law 14-153 expires on July 5, 2019. The City has engaged Watson and Associates Ltd. and is currently compiling the information required to publish a new Development Charges Background Study.