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Encroachment (By-law No. 2013-398)

Encroachment (By-law No. 2013-398)

A by-law of the City of Ottawa to amend By-law No. 2003-446 respecting fees for encroachments.

The Council of the City of Ottawa enacts as follows:

  1. Schedule "A", Annual Permanent Encroachment Fees, and Schedule "B", Temporary Encroachment Fees, of By-law 2003-446 entitled "A by-law to regulate encroachments on City highways", as amended, are repealed and the Schedule "A", Annual Permanent Encroachment Fees, and the Schedule "B", Temporary Encroachment Fees, annexed hereto are substituted therefor.
  2. This by-law shall come into force and take effect on January 1, 2014.

ENACTED AND PASSED this 11th day of December, 2013.

Schedule “A”
Annual Permanent Encroachment Fees
Type   Description Rate
1. Aerial-Residential and Commercial 3 stories or less $ 8.00/m²
    Minimum Charge $ 34.00
    More than 3 stories – encroachment less than 0.279m2 $ 66.00
    More than 3 stories – encroachment equal to or greater than 0.279m2 $128.00
    Permit Processing Fee $ 332.00
2. Surface - Commercial Encroachment less than 0.279m2 $ 65.00
    Encroachment equal to or greater than 0.279m2 $ 131.00
    Permit Processing Fee $ 339.00
3. Surface - Residential 3 stories or less $ 0.53/m²/day
    More than 3 stories – encroachment less than 1m2 $ 55.00
    More than 3 stories – encroachment equal to or greater than 1m2 $ 109.00
    Permit Processing Fee $ 339.00
4. Subsurface - Commercial Encroachment less than 0.279m2 $78.00
    Encroachment equal to or greater than 0.279m2 $131.00
    Permit Processing Fee $339.00
5. Subsurface – Residential Encroachment Fee $ 8.00/m2
    Permit Processing Fee $ 34.00
Schedule “B”
Temporary Encroachment Fees
Type   Description Rate
1. Surface Encroachment/
Construction Related
Rental on boulevard $ 0.59/m²/day
    Rental on sidewalk $ 1.40/m²/day
    Minimum rental charge $28.00 daily
    Permit processing fee $54.00
2. Outdoor Patio First time review $299.00
    First time review with public circulation $500.00
    Permit processing fee $ 55.00
    Daily Rental $ 1.37/m²/day
3. Café Seating Permit   $156.00
3. Tourist Information Kiosk Rental on unimproved boulevard $ 0.59/m²/day
    Rental on roadway or sidewalk $ 1.40/m²/day
4. Customer Service Box Newspaper Vending/Courier
Drop/Publication Distribution
$ 84.00/box/yr
    Removal cost $ 84.00/box
5. Aerial – Residential and
Commercial
Permit processing fee $ 55.00
6. Administrative Fees A fee to recover administrative
cost of enforcement by the City
15% of actual cost

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