Development Charges within Cramahe Township

New development requires infrastructure and services in order to function efficiently and effectively. Development charges are fees that are paid by new development to fund new infrastructure and services constructed within the Township.

The Development Charges Act, 1997 allows municipalities to pass a By-law to raise revenues from new development to offset the costs incurred by the Township as a result of growth.

To view the current development charges rates and relevant documents, use the links below. 

Development Charges Brochure 2022 

By-law No. 2022-03 Development Charges
By-law No. 2022-03 Schedule B


County of Northumberland Development Charges

On August 26, 2020, County Council approved the Countywide Development Charge By-Law No. 2020-36, effective October 1, 2020. On August 25th 2021, County Council amended this By-Law with 2021-25 Please refer to the below brochure and fees.

This by-law presents development charges for Northumberland County. Development charges assist in providing the infrastructure required by future development in the County through the establishment of a viable capital funding source to meet the County’s financial requirements. These charges apply to all County services on a countywide basis with the exception of Waste Diversion – Curbside Collection, which applies in the benefitting service area only (outside of Port Hope Rural Ward II).

Visit the County of Northumberland's Development Charges page for more information.