2016 Plan Review Fees

Application Type Collected by Municipality

Fee*

Minor Variance $280
Consents (Severances) Minor – $410
Major – $2,800
Site Plan (Residential) $410
Site Plan (Commercial, Industrial, Institutional) Minor – $865
Intermediate – $2,800
Major – $5,760
Multi-unit Building and Condominiums Minor – $5,760
Intermediate – $11,475
Major – $28,800
Clearances – $1,150
Official Plan Amendment Minor – $1,150
Intermediate – $2,875
Major – $5,760
Zoning By-law Amendment Minor – $865
Intermediate – $2,295
Major – $5,760

*Fees include HST

Application Type Collected by CVC

Fee

Subdivisions $3,200 per net ha
50% at EIR or EMP submission**
25% at draft plan submission
25% at draft plan approval
Clearances Minor – $5,000
Major – $12,000
Golf Course $15,250
Aggregate Operations $59,650

Fees include HST

**EIR refers to Environmental Implementation Report and
EMP refers to Environmental Master Plan

Notes

  1. The application fee must be paid at the time of filing an application and/or within 30 days of CVC notification in writing. For outstanding payments, CVC may place the application on hold upon review until satisfactory arrangements are established.
  2. When processing and reviewing consolidated applications (ZBA/OPA applications), the highest rate of fees will apply.
  3. Separate fees will apply for the processing of CVC permit approvals, with the exception of Subdivision applications.
  4. CVC reserves the right to adjust fees should the review require a substantially greater or lower level of review including applicant-driven revisions to an approved plan/application.
  5. CVC reserves the right to reassess fee requirements after two years of receipt of the application, based on timing and receipt of required technical information.

Definitions

  1. Minor: an application is determined to be “Minor” where no technical studies are required.
    Minor for the purposes of administering clearance fees is a subdivision clearance of draft plan conditions that is administrative in nature with no technical studies (e.g. preparation of a letter after confirming that CVC is satisfied with the registration of the subdivision and review is limited to grading and sediment and erosion control plans, etc.).
  2. Intermediate: an application is determined to be “Intermediate” where, as an example, a scoped Environmental Impact Study (EIS) is required.
  3. Major: an application is determined to be “Major” where technical studies (e.g. EIS, stormwater management, geotechnical) are required.
    Major for the purposes of administering clearance fees is a subdivision clearance of draft plan conditions prior to registration which requires significant work to review and clear conditions and requires the review of technical information (stormwater management ponds, natural heritage system design, etc.).

 

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