BEING A BY-LAW TO ADOPT THE FEES AND SERVICE CHARGES
WHEREAS Sections 391 of the Municipal Act 2001, S.O. 2001, c.25 as amended, authorizes a municipality to pass by-laws imposing fees or charges on persons,
a) for services or activities provided or done by or on behalf of it;
b) for costs payable by it for services or activities provided or done by or on behalf of any other municipality or any local board; and
c) for the use of its property including property under its control.
AND WHEREAS Section 7 of the Building Code Act, S.O. 1992, c.23, as amended, permits the Council of a municipality to pass by-laws to require the payment of fees on applications for and on the issuance of permits;
AND WHEREAS Council deems it expedient to amend the fees associated with Building Services as attached hereto in Schedule “A”;
NOW THEREFORE COUNCIL OF THE CORPORATION OF THE TOWN OF COLLINGWOOD ENACTS AS FOLLOWS:
1. THAT the Building Fees for the Corporation of the Town of Collingwood, attached hereto in Schedule “A”, be hereby adopted;
2. THAT the Building Fees set out in Schedule “A” to this by-law shall be adjusted annually commencing January 1, 2017, without amendment to the by-law, in accordance with the most recent twelve month change in the Statistics Canada Quarterly, “Construction Price Index”.
4. THAT the Building Fees provided for in Schedule “G” of By-law No. 2015-106 be hereby deleted, effective January 1, 2017.
5. THAT this By-law shall come into full force and effect January 1, 2017. At which time all by-laws and/or resolutions that are inconsistent with the provisions of this By-law and the same are hereby repealed or rescinded insofar as it is necessary to give effect to the provisions of this By-law.
ENACTED AND PASSED this 28th day of November, 2016.