Development Charges Calculator

Calculated values below are based on the Development Charge rates in effect from January 1​, 2022 to September 17, 2022 for the former municipal boundary. Please refer to the Summary of the Development Charges By-law (PDF) for rates in effect as of September 18, 2022.

Disclaimer

The City of Barrie’s online Development Charge Calculator provides an estimate of development cost and other charges in the City of Barrie (which estimate excludes City of Barrie processing fees). By using the Development Charge Calculator, the user acknowledges that their use is solely for estimation purposes, is provided as a convenience, and any figures generated by the Calculator reflect the information that you have entered. Any figures derived from this calculator should not be taken as a final estimate of development cost and other charges. A more detailed estimation of charges may be obtained directly from the City of Barrie.

The City of Barrie shall not under any circumstances be liable for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential, or other loss, injury or damage caused by or arising in connection with use of the Development Charge Calculator.

In using the Development Charge Calculator, the user also acknowledges the following:

  • If development is within the Whiskey Creek area specific boundary, additional development charges may apply.
  • If development is within the Secondary Plan Area, contact DevelopmentCharges@barrie.ca or call 705-739-4232 for additional information.
  • Cash in Lieu of Parkland Fees for the former municipal boundary are payable in full prior to Site Plan Approval. If not under Site Plan Approval, fees are payable at building permit. Please contact DevelopmentCharges@barrie.ca for clarification regarding the timing of DC's in the Secondary Plan areas.
  • Parkland fees may have already been paid as part of a recent subdivision application and may not apply.
  • Development Charge credits may be applicable with respect to development or redevelopment.
  • Developments may qualify for the 40% discount of development charges otherwise applicable if the development meets a targeted use outlined under section 11(e)(iii) in Development Charges By-Law 2019-055.
  • Development of lands owned by a non-profit institution for institutional uses by the non-profit institution for their own purposes are subject to a 50% discount of the development charge applicable.
  • Development Charges for the former municipal boundary are payable in part immediately upon entering into a Subdivision/Consent Agreement; all other DC's are payable at building permit. Please contact DevelopmentCharges@barrie.ca for clarification regarding the timing of DC's in the Secondary Plan areas.
  • Whiskey Creek Development Charges for the former municipal boundary are payable in full immediately upon entering into a Subdivision/Consent Agreement.
  • Education Levies are payable in full at first building permit (including below ground and conditional).
  • Please refer to the Development Charges Brochure​​ for additional information.