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Permit Process Guidelines
Commerical, Industrial, Institutional Permit Fees
|New Building, Extension (up to $100,000)||$500.00|
|New Building, Extension (over $100,000)||$500.00 + $5.00 / $1,000 of construction value over $100,000|
|Driveways/Paved Parking Lots/Landscaping||$2,500.00 Security Deposit ($2,400 is refundable if completed within 1 year)|
|Renovations/General Repairs (up to $50,000)||$175.00|
|Renovations/General Repairs (over $50,000)||$200.00 + $5.00 / $1,000 of construction value over $50,000|
|Demolition||$10.00 / 100sq.m. (min. of $25.00)|
|New Accessory Buildings/Extensions (Including Portable Shelters. Tractor Trailer Containers are not permitted to be used as Accessory Buildings)||$150.00|
|Signage – Illuminated/Non-Illuminated (locations to be approved)||$75.00|
|Temporary Mobile Signs (locations to be approved)||$75.00 / year|
|Change in Occupancy||$150.00|
|Building Permit Renewal||$50.00|
|Planning Amendments (Municipal Plan and/or Development Regulations)||Consulting fees + Advertising|
|Remove and replace concrete, curb & gutter or concrete curb and sidewalk||$25.00 / ft|
|Additional site visits||$100.00|
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