There is a fee for GRCA permits. This fee may be in addition to fees collected for Planning Act applications.
Our permit fees are based on the scope of the work being proposed. GRCA collects this fee directly.
GRCA fee can be paid by credit card over the phone or cheque.
PLAN REVIEW & PERMIT FEES
- FEES FOR REVIEW OF APPLICATIONS MADE UNDER (Ontario Reg. 168/06)
Inquiry / Pre-Consultation (fee deducted from permit review fee – if required) $300 Permit Review Fees: Routine $250 Small Scale – Development / Interference & Alteration $500 / $750 Medium Scale – Development / Interference & Alteration $1,500 / $2,500 Large Scale – Development / Interference & Alteration $3,000 / $5,000 Application to Permit or Resolve Unauthorized Works Double Original Fee Permit Amendment 50% of Original Fee
Additional or Requested Site Visit $200 / $400 Additional Technical Review Fee $150 / hr Large Fill Site (greater than 500m3) $5,000 + $1.50/m3 Additional Technical Review / Support Not Covered Above $150 / hr Clearance / No Objections $100 Legal Inquiry / Solicitor Letter $350 All permits are valid for a period of two years from the date of issue unless otherwise noted.
- FEES FOR REVIEW OF MUNICIPALLY CIRCULATED PLANNING ACT APPLICATIONS
Inquiry / Pre-consultation – deducted from other review fees if applicable $300 Minor Variance $650 Consent (Severance) $1,000 Rezoning / Zoning Amendment $1,000 Official Plan Amendment $1,000 Site Plan: Initial Review Fee (Minor) $1,000 Initial Review Fee (Major) $2,500 Detailed Review Fee (Minor) $1,500 Detailed Review Fee (Major) $3,000 Plans of Subdivision: Initial Review Fee $10,000 Detailed Review Fee (Phased Subdivisions) $5,000 / phases Detailed Review Fee (3 Submissions) $3,000 / ha Additional submissions (Beyond 3rd Submission) $2,000 / sub Ministerial Zoning Order (MZO) $10,000 Deposit For contiguous or concurrent applications received within the same calendar year, only the highest fee is charged. For plans of subdivision, fees will not be charged for environmental or hazard lands. For phased subdivisions, fees will be charged per phase upon request for clearance.