Development Charges are collected by the Township of West Lincoln to recover the capital costs associated with residential and non-residential growth within the municipality.

The current Development Charges By-law was adopted by Council in June 2019, taking effect July 15, 2019. The by-law was developed in conformance with the Development Charges Act.  The by-law sets out the:

  • development charges for residential and non-residential development
  • apportionment of the charges for the various services
  • method of collection 
  • conditions under which a development is subject to the charge and the exemptions

Relevant documents

Development Charges Pamphlet - 2021

Development Charges Pamphlet - 2020

Development Charges Pamphlet - 2019 Revised

Notice of Passing - Development Charges By-law

By-law 2019-51 Imposition of Development Charge

2019 Development Charges Background Study

Public Meeting Notice - May 21, 2019

Proposed Background Study and By-law

Treasurer's Annual Statement

2020 Treasurer's Annual Statement

2019 Treasurer's Annual Statement

2018 Treasurer's Annual Statement

2017 Treasurer's Annual Statement

2016 Treasurer's Annual Statement

2015 Treasurer's Annual Statement

2014 Treasurer's Annual Statement