The Town of Oakville Council passed By-law 2022-068 on July 12, 2022, under Section 2 of the Development Charges Act, 1997 to establish development charges generally within the town for the following:
By-law 2022-068 came into effect on July 13, 2022. Any person or organization may appeal this by-law to the Ontario Land Tribunal under Section 14 of the Act by filing a notice of appeal, setting out the objection to the by-law and reasons supporting the objection, with the Town Clerk at TownClerk@oakville.ca or 905- 815-6015, no later than August 21, 2022.
A copy of the appeal form is available from the Ontario Land Tribunal, to be accompanied with a certified cheque or money order in the amount of $1,100 payable to the Minister of Finance.
Note: if the person or organization appealing the by-laws is a private citizen, a registered charity or a non-profit ratepayers’ association the fee is $400 if an Appeal Fee Reduction Request Form (also available from the Ontario Land Tribunal) is submitted at the time of filing the appeal with the Town Clerk. If the Appeal Fee Reduction Request is not accepted by the Ontario Land Tribunal, the balance of $700 will be charged to the person or organization appealing the by-law.
Development Charges By-law 2022-068 applies to all lands within the Town of Oakville and as such a key map is not provided for the purpose of this notice.
Development Charges By-law 2022-068 and relevant background material is available for review on the Development Charges By-law page