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 - 2020

Development Charges Pamphlet - 2019 Revised

Notice of Passing - Development Charges By-law

By-law 2019-51 Imposition of Development Charge

Public Meeting Notice - May 21, 2019

Proposed Background Study and By-law

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