Development Charges

Development charges are fees levied against development projects to help financially support the cost of municipal infrastructure to service growth. This infrastructure may include water, wastewater and stormwater pipes, roads and sidewalks. All property within the Township is subject to development charges. The amount of the development charges varies by service area. 

Development Charge Pamphlet

2023 Development Charges 

2022 Development Charges 

2021 Development Charges - As Amended 

2022 Development Charges - Simcoe County

2021/2022 Development Charges – Simcoe County District School Board & Simcoe Muskoka Catholic District School Board

Development Charge By-law

2021 DC Amending By-law 21-04

2019 Clearview Development Charges By-law

Development Charge Statements

2017 Development Charge Statement

2016 Development Charge Statement

Development Charge Background Study

The Development Charges Background Study is a requirement of the Development Charges Act 1997, and must be completed every five years.

Development Charges Update Background Study - August 4, 2021

Addendum #1 to the August 4, 2021 Development Charges Update Background Study - September 29, 2021

2019 DC Background Study

2014 Development Charge Study

2014 Development Charge Study Update to Stayner Wastewater

2014 Clearview Development Charges By-law

Additional Information on Development Charges


Development Charge Updates