Building Development

Notice of Public Meeting - Building Permit Fee By-law Revisions December 13, 2021

Date Published: 
November 18 2021

TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the Corporation of the Township of Clearview will hold a public meeting on the 13th day of December 2021 at 6:30 p.m., to consider amending the Building Permit Fee By-law under Section 7 of the Building Code Act.

The purpose of this notice is to invite you to engage in the public process if you wish.

Public Meeting Information: 
When: Monday December 13, 2021 at 6:30 pm

Where: Online via the Zoom online platform during the Covid-19 Emergency. You can watch the Public Meeting live on YouTube. The site link can be found on the Township’s website at If you wish to participate in the Zoom meeting please complete the request form on the website by Friday, December 10th, 2021 at 12:00 pm. Written comments will be accepted and must be received by Friday, December 10th, 2021 at 12:00 pm.

Purpose and Effect: 
The Township of Clearview is proposing to adopt (amend) the Building Permit Fee By-Law following a review of the building permit fees under Section 7(b) of the Building Code Act.

The effect will be to not increase the Building Permit fees by the annual indexing as set out in the by-law for the year 2022. No other changes to the existing fee by-law are proposed. Information will be provided at the meeting on the proposed revisions and the rational for not increasing the building permit fees for the year 2022.

CS 061-2021 - Report on Proposed Building Permit Fee By-law Revisions 2021

CS-061-2021 Schedule 1 Building Department Reserve Fund Balance December 31, 2020

CS-061-2021 Schedule 2 2021 Existing Building Permit Fee Schedule

Your Rights to Participate: 
ANY PERSON may attend the public meeting via zoom and make written or verbal representation either in support of or in opposition to the proposed change.

We invite you to comment on this proposed By-law amendment and to engage in the process with us. If you wish to receive future notices concerning this file, please submit your request in writing to the Chief Building Official. Please be advised that your comment or request to be notified will form part of the public record; your communication and any personal information therein will be made available to the public (i.e., e-mail address), unless you expressly request its removal.

If you have specific accessibility needs and would like another format or other accommodations the Township of Clearview will work to meet your needs. Please contact Human Resources at 705-428-6230 ext. 255.

Additional Information:
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION related to the proposed fees including the Staff Report on the Proposed Building Permit Fee Revisions are available at no cost to any member of the public upon request by attending in person at the Township of Clearview Building Department, at 217 Gideon St. Stayner, Ontario. By e-mail or, via the Township of Clearview website

If you have any questions related to the draft by-law, please contact Scott McLeod C.B.C.O, Chief Building Official, at 705-428-6230, ext. 231, or

Dated at the Township of Clearview this 18th. Day of November 2021.

Sasha Helmkay, B.A., Dipl. M.A.
Clerk/Director Legislative Services
Clearview Township
217 Gideon Street, P.O. Box 200
Stayner, Ontario L0M 1S0
(705) 428-6230 ext. 224