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Development planning and building funding

100% Municipally funded grants and contributions financial information and notice

Brownfields Redevelopment Program

Financial Incentives for Brownfields Redevelopment


Various financial incentives are available for promoting brownfield development including grants, property tax assistance and reductions in development charges.


Year round, subject to Council approval


Richard Buchanan
Program Manager, Development Review Process (Urban)
Phone: 613-580-2424, ext. 27801

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Heritage Grant Program for Building Restoration

A heritage grant of up to $5,000 is available on a matching basis to assist owners of heritage buildings designated under Part IV or Part V of the Ontario Heritage Act with restoration work. An owner can apply for grant funding once every two years. The grant program is based on availability of funding which is approved by City Council as part of the annual budget.

Applications are accepted from January 1 until the last business day in March.

Anne Fitzpatrick, Heritage Planner
Planning and Growth Management Department,
City of Ottawa
613-580-2424 ext. 15203