Development Charges

Current Development Charge Rates and Information

Full 2019 Development Charge Background Study

At the June 12, 2019 meeting, City Council repealed DC By-law 14-153 and enacted a new 2019 DC By-law effective June 13, 2019.

2019 Development Charges Background Study (PDF, 24 MB)

Development Charges Information Pamphlets

At the June 12, 2019 meeting, City Council repealed DC By-law 14-153 and enacted a new 2019 DC By-law effective June 13, 2019.

Pamphlets under DC 19-142:

Pamphlets under DC 14-153:

DC Deferral Program

The City of Hamilton’s DC deferral program mentioned on page 1 of the pamphlet is currently only accepting Industrial Development applications.

Deferral Program Application form (PDF, 24 KB)\

The City’s Residential and Non-Industrial DC deferral program has reached capacity and the City will not be accepting applications until further notice. Capacity in the program is forecasted to occur in late summer 2020, a review will occur in early 2020.

Development Charges By-laws

Education Board DC By-laws

Parkland Dedication Fees

Note: Parkland Dedication fees are separate and distinct from Development Charges. Questions or inquiries related to Parkland Dedication can be emailed to [email protected]

 

Contact us

For questions or inquiries related to Development Charges, contact:

Development  Charge Request
Phone: 905-546-2424 ext. 4400
Email: [email protected]