Building Fees

Residential Building Permit Fees

 30 cents per square ft Finished Space
 15 cents per square foot Unfinished space eg. Basements and attached garages
 Minimum fee $500.00
 Minimum Fees for Additions $250.00
 Detached Garage or Building under 240 Sq Feet $100.00
 Over 240 sq feet $.25C per sq foot
 Outside Swimming Pools $.25C per square foot
 Basement recreation room $.30C per square foot
 Attached Decks First 240 Square Feet $100.00 remaining $.25C Square foot

Commercial Building Fees

1% of the 1st $500,000.00 of Construction Value

0.5% of the Remaining Construction Value

Additional Fees

Where a permit has not been obtained prior to the commencement of the actual work through neglect or some other reason the fees shall be double the normal rate for the work done up to the date the permit was issued.

For each re-inspection of an installation made at least one week after the permittee has been notified of a defect in installation and where upon such subsequent re inspection if found that the defects have not been remedied a fee of $75.00 shall be paid.

Plumbing Permit

 Residential Plumbing Permit              $15.00 per fixture 
 Industrial and Commercial Permit $15.00 per fixture

Sewer and Water Connection

Connection Fee 5/8 Inch Meter $950.00
Connection Fee Larger than 5/8 Inch Meter Per cost basis

Refundable Deposits Required for Construction

A refundable deposit of $5000.00 will be held until all elements of construction are completed, including Lot Grading, Road damage, Sewer and Water installation to municipal standards.

For pool permits a refundable deposit of $1000.00 will be held until completed, including Lot Grading, fencing and lockable gate, final pool and damage inspection.

Please note above fees may be subject to change and additional fees may be added. Please contact Development Officer for further information. Please contact Manitoba Hydro for all electrical permits