Planning Division Fees

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All fees are effective January 1, 2021.

Zoning By-law Amendment Applications
TypeFeeORCA Fee
Residential Base Fee: $1,500 + $45.00 per dwelling unit  Otonabee Conservation Plan Review Fee applicable
Commercial or Industrial Base Fee: $1,500 + $1.00 per square metre of building floor area Otonabee Conservation Plan Review Fee applicable
Other Base Fee: $1,500 + $0.40 per square metre of building floor area Otonabee Conservation Plan Review Fee applicable
Official Plan Amendment Applications
TypeFeeORCA Fee
Schedule A (Commercial or Industrial designations),
Schedule I, Schedule J, Schedule O changes
$6,000 Otonabee Conservation Plan Review Fee applicable
Commercial or Industrial policy changes $6,000 Otonabee Conservation Plan Review Fee applicable
Amendments to the remaining Schedules $3,600 Otonabee Conservation Plan Review Fee applicable

Note: A subsection fee will be applied only once, but the fees from each subsections are cumulative. 

Draft Plan of Subdivision or Condominium (Including Condominium Exemption)
TypeFeeORCA Fee
Draft Plan of Subdivision or Condominium Base Fee: $6,000 + $45.00 per hectare of lot area Otonabee Conservation Plan Review Fee applicable
Subdivision Compliance Letter $125.00 Not Applicable
Extensions to Draft Approval $2,200 Otonabee Conservation Plan Review Fee applicable
Condominium Exemption from Draft Approval $1,200 not applicable
Amendments to Approved Plans and/or Draft Conditions, Notice Required $2,200 Otonabee Conservation Plan Review Fee applicable 
Amendments to Approved Plans and/or Draft Conditions, No Notice Required $1,200 Not Applicable
Site Plans
TypeFeeORCA Fee
Residential Base Fee: $1,000 + $40.00 per unit Otonabee Conservation Plan Review Fee applicable
Non-Residential and Mixed Use Base Fee: $1,500 + $0.60 per square metre of new building footprint Otonabee Conservation Plan Review Fee applicable
Condition of a Committee of Adjustment Application or Zoning By-law Amendment and otherwise exempt, Residential Base Fee: $600 + $40.00 per unit Otonabee Conservation Plan Review Fee applicable
Condition of a Committee of Adjustment Application or Zoning By-law Amendment and otherwise exempt, Non-Residential and Mixed Use Base Fee: $900 + $0.60 per square metre of new building footprint Otonabee Conservation Plan Review Fee applicable
Amendment to Approved Site Plan, Minor $720 Otonabee Conservation Plan Review Fee applicable
Amendment to Approved Site Plan, Major Residential $1,000 Otonabee Conservation Plan Review Fee applicable
Amendment to Approved Site Plan, Major All Other $1,500 Otonabee Conservation Plan Review Fee applicable
Roof Top Patios $330 Not Applicable
Outdoor Cafés $200 Not Applicable
Extensions to Site Plan Approval Period $500 Not Applicable
Site Plan Compliance Letter $100 Not Applicable
Committee of Adjustment
TypeFeeORCA Fee
Minor Variance, single and two-unit residential properties $550 Otonabee Conservation Plan Review Fee applicable
Minor Variance, all others $750 Otonabee Conservation Plan Review Fee applicable
Consent, creation of a new building lot $750 +$160 per each additional lot Otonabee Conservation Plan Review Fee applicable
Consent, all others (e.g. lot addition, easement) $750 Otonabee Conservation Plan Review Fee applicable
Request to change of conditions of a Consent $75.00 + advertising and circulation cost Not Applicable
Re-issuance of a Consent Certificate $75.00 Not Applicable
Recirculation of a Notice of Hearing $250.00 Not Applicable
Other Fees
TypeFeeORCA Fee
Part Lot Control Exemption $2,000 + $40.00 per lot Not Applicable
Removal of Holding Provision $500 Not Applicable
Sign By-law Amendments $1,000 Not Applicable
Other Agency Circulations $250 Not Applicable

Development Charges

See Development Charges By-law

Notes

  1. All fees are payable to the City of Peterborough. 
  2. Any expenses incurred by the City pursuant to Municipal Plan Review on behalf of the Province of Ontario may be recovered from the Applicant at actual cost.
  3. If an application is deferred at the Applicant’s request, the costs of re-advertising for the Public Notice under the Planning Act will be assessed to the Applicant.
  4. The Otonabee Conservation (ORCA) fees referred to above should be confirmed with the City of Peterborough Planning Division prior to submission of applications. ORCA may charge additional fees for review of supporting documents, if required. Please note that all ORCA fees are payable to the City of Peterborough.