Development Fees Review - 2018

notice of public meeting

Amendment to Fees Under the Building Code Act

Please be advised that the Council of the Corporation of the Township of Guelph/Eramosa will consider amendments to the current user fee bylaw for building services.  Moreover, whereas Ontario Regulation 332/12 requires the Township to hold at least one public meeting to inform the public of the introduction or change in a permit fee under Section 7 of the Building Code Act.  

Please be notified that such a Public Meeting will be held:

Monday, April 9, 2018
7:00 p.m.
Council Chambers, Guelph/Eramosa Municipal Office
8348 Wellington Road 124, Rockwood ON N0B 2K0

The public meeting will include a presentation by Watson & Associates Economists Ltd., on the report findings related to the building permit fee amendments.  Upon conclusion of the presentation, any person in attendance will have an opportunity to make representations with respect to the matter.

The Development Fees Review Study, which sets out an estimate of the costs of providing the services, the amount of fees and the rationale for imposing the fees, is being made available online at the Township’s website at on March 13, 2018.  Copies of the proposed by-law and the Development Fees Review Study are also being made available (at no cost) as of March 13, 2018 from the Township Clerk at the contact information below.

Interested persons may express their comments at the Public Meeting or in writing, addressed to the Township Clerk at the contact information below prior to 4:30 p.m. on Monday, April 9, 2018. 

Meaghen Reid, Township Clerk
8348 Wellington Road 124, P.O. Box 700
Rockwood, ON  N0B 2K0


PDF copy of notice of public meeting

Development Fees Review Study:

PDF copy of Development Fees Review Study

PDF copy of DRAFT proposed Building Fees By-law

PDF copy of DRAFT proposed Planning Fees Schedule