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Saturday, November 1, 2014
 
 
 
 
 

Development Charge Payment

Timing of Calculation and Payment

The development charges imposed under this by-law shall be calculated, payable and collected on the date the building permit, as defined in the by-law, is issued in relation to a building or structure on the land to which the developmetn charge applies.

Where a development charge applies to land in relation to which a building permit is required, no building permit shall be issued until the development charge has been paid in full.

The development charges collected by the City are outlined below and are effective from January 1, 2014 to December 31, 2014:

 

City-Wide Service

RESIDENTIAL

NON-RESIDENTIAL

(per sq ft of Gross Floor Area

Single-Detached and Semi-Detached Dwellings

Apartments

2 Bedrooms +

Apartments Bachelor & 1 Bedroom

Multiple Dwellings

Commercial/ Institutional

Industrial

Roads Services

$1,183

$720

$474

$821

$0.92

$0.35

Public Works Services

$399

$243

$160

$277

$0.32

$0.12

Fire Protection

$308

$188

$123

$214

$0.19

$0.07

Outdoor Recreation

$2,274

$1,384

$911

$1,578

$0.20

$0.08

Indoor Recreation

$2,205

$1,342

$883

$1,530

$0.19

$0.07

Library Services

$354

$216

$142

$246

$0.03

$0.01

Administrative Services

$206

$125

$83

$143

$0.17

$0.07

TOTAL

$6,929

$4,218

$2,776

$4,809

$2.02

$0.77

 

 

Urban Area Service

RESIDENTIAL

NON-RESIDENTIAL

(per sq ft of Gross Floor Area

Single-Detached and Semi-Detached Dwellings

Apartments

2 Bedrooms +

Apartments Bachelor & 1 Bedroom

Multiple Dwellings

Commercial/ Institutional

Industrial

Wastewater Service

$192

$117

$77

$133

$0.12

$0.05

Water Service

$2,001

$1,218

$802

$1,389

$1.26

$0.47

Total Urban Area Services

$2,193

$1,335

$879

$1,522

$1.38

$0.52

Total Rural Area Services

$6,929

$4,218

$2,776

$4,809

$2.02

$0.77

TOTAL

$9,122

$5,553

$3,655

$6,331

$3.40

$129

Region of Niagara Development Charges

The City of Port Colborne also collects development charges on behalf of the Region of Niagara.  These charges are outlined below and are effective from September 1, 2013 to August 31, 2014:

Category of Service

Per Dwelling Unit

Per Dwelling Room

Single Detached

Other Multiple

Apartment

General Government

$79

$56

$44

$26

Emergency Medical Services

$74

$54

$42

$24

Police Services

$254

$184

$142

$84

Roads

$5,495

$2,829

$1,906

$1,198

Sub Total

$5,902

$3,123

$2,134

$1,332

Wastewater (if available)

$3,204

$2,311

$1,797

$1,050

Water (if available)

$924

$667

$518

$303

Total - Region Wide Services

$10,030

$6,101

$4,449

$2,685

 

Non-Residential

Category of Service

Per Square Feet of Gross Floor Area

Commercial

Industrial

Institutional

Hotel/Motel

General Government

$0.10

$0.05

$0.05

$0.03

Emergency Medical Services

$0.03

$0.01

$0.01

$0.01

Police Services

$0.33

$0.15

$0.16

$0.10

Roads

$6.07

$2.73

$2.85

$1.83

Sub Total

$6.53

$2.94

$3.07

$1.97

Wastewater (if available)

$3.84

$1.71

$1.80

$1.16

Water (if available)

$1.22

$0.55

$0.58

$0.37

Total - Region Wide Services

$11.59

$5.20

$5.45

$3.50