The Conservation Authorities Act and the Ontario Building Code enable NBMCA to charge fees for services approved by the Minister. The Fees are approved by the NBMCA Board of Directors.

Planning and Regulations

The fee structure for planning and compliance/regulation activities is designed to recover but not exceed the costs associated with the administration and delivery of the services within the program. 

The below-noted services include permit fees, applications under the Planning Act, various responses concerning legal services, public inquiries, and technical advice/services, etc. 

For more information, please contact the Planning and Development Department at 705-474-5420 or visit the Municipal Plan Review, DIA Permits or  Legal Inquiries Sections of the Website.

Development, Interference with Wetlands and Alterations to Shorelines & Watercourses, Section 28 of Conservation Authorities Act  (DIA)

On-site Sewage System (OSS) Permit

The fee structure for on-site sewage system activities is designed to recover but not exceed the costs associated with the administration and delivery of the services within the program. In accordance with Section 8 of the Ontario Building Code, these funds are administered specifically for this purpose, separate from other NBMCA accounts.

For more information on this program, visit the On-site Sewage System section of this website.

Municipal Planning Review

For information on Municipal Planning Reviews, contact Paula Scott, Director, Planning and Development.  705 474-5420.  Email