Changes to the Building Permit Fees (2024)

                       PUBLIC MEETING

Residents are encouraged to provide comments in writing or attend the Public Meeting to be held in the Council Chambers located at 1091 Shaw Woods Road, Eganville, ON K0J 1T0

Tuesday February 6, 2024 at 6:45 p.m.

According to the 2012 Building Code, Division C Part 1, Section, to change Building Permit fees, a public meeting must be held and if anyone wants to review the changes of the fees and the rationale for the changes, additional information can be viewed at the Township Office located at 1091 Shaw Woods Road, Eganville, ON K0J 1T0.

Questions, comments and submissions to:

Jill Hamelin, Chief Building Official
Telephone: 613-628-2080 Ext. 204





RESIDENTIAL                                                                                      OLD FEE                                NEW FEE

Minimum Fee Residential                                                                                                              $100.00

Building Permit Fee – Buildings and Additions                           $0.47/sq. ft.                       $0.55/sq. ft

Accessory Building/Garage/Carport                                             $0.35/sq. ft.                       $0.40/sq. ft.

Alterations/Renovations                                                                 $0.47/sq. ft.                      $0.55/sq. ft.

Factory Building & Relocated Building                                          $0.30/sq. ft.                     $0.40/sq. ft.

Deck/Porch                                                                                        $0.15/sq. ft.                     $0.20/sq. ft.

Additional Inspection Fee                                                                                                            $75.00

Demolition Permit                                                                            $40.00                              $75.00

Change of Use                                                                                                                              $100.00

Revision of Renewal of Permit                                                                                                    $100.00

Occupancy Permit or Final Permit                                                  $25.00                             $100.00



Minimum Fee Commercial                                                                                                          $100.00

New Building or Structure                                                               $0.47/sq. ft.                    $0.60/sq. ft.

Commercial Additions or Renovations                                              $0.47/sq. ft.                   $0.60/sq. ft.



Minimum Farm Building Fee                                                                                                      $100.00

New Farm Building                                                                            $0.15/sq. ft.                   $0.20/sq. ft.

New Farm Building – Earthen Floor                                                $0.08/sq. ft.                   $0.15/sq. ft.



Swimming Pool and Hot Tubs                                                          $102.00                          $102.00

Plumbing Permit                                                                                                                          $100.00

Research permit archives and distribute information                                                              $50.00

Inspection of land pertaining to septic, wells,                               $100.00                          $100.00

severance, purchasing or selling.

Building without a permit                                                             2x Permit Fee                     2x Permit Fee



Class 1                                                                                                  No Permit                            No Permit

Class 2                                                                                                                                                $300.00

Class 3                                                                                                                                                $300.00

Class 4                                                                                                  $476.00                               $500.00

Class 5                                                                                                                                               $500.00

Repair of Septic System                                                                     $170.00                             $200.00

Septic System Search (15 years or newer )                                       $40.00                               $50.00

Septic System Search (15 years or older)                                         $40.00                               $100.00


NO BUILDING PERMIT REQUIRED – Replacing or repairing an existing roof material, existing siding with a material of a similar type, existing windows or doors, repairs of an emergency nature that are temporary to prevent weather damage until permanent repairs are made and one (1) shed or one (1) other free-standing structure under 15 square meters. (161 sq. ft.)


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