Review of 2016 proposed rates and fees, and release of the 2016 proposed operating budget

Tue, 27 Oct 2015

2016 Budget Committee meeting

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at 9:30 a.m.
Town Hall, Council Chamber - 1225 Trafalgar Road

The 2016 proposed rates and fees will be adopted as part of the 2016 budget process. They will be available for review on Friday, November 6, 2015 on the 2016 Budget page at oakville.ca or in person at Town Hall at the ServiceOakville customer service desk.

At this meeting, the Budget Committee will discuss:

  • Proposed changes to existing fees (transit fares, recreation program fees, building and planning permit fees, parking rates, etc.)
  • Estimated costs of administering and enforcing the Building Code Act by the Town of Oakville
  • Estimated costs of administering and enforcing the Planning Act by the Town of Oakville
  • Rationale for imposing or changing fees

Anyone wishing to provide comments to the committee may do so in person or by emailing the Town Clerk at townclerk@oakville.ca by 9 a.m. on November 18, 2015.

At this meeting, the town’s Budget Committee will also be receiving the proposed 2016 Operating Budget for review. With the budget process underway, the Budget Committee will be holding both formal and informal public consultation meetings between now and December 14, 2015. Visit the 2016 Budget page to learn more about how to get involved.

Recommendations from the Budget Committee will be submitted to Council for approval at the December 14, 2015 meeting in the Council Chambers at Town Hall starting at 7 p.m.

This meeting will also include changing existing building permit fees under section 7 of the Building Code Act, as well as under section 69(1) of the Planning Act to change existing fees for the processing of applications regarding planning matters. Approved 2016 rates and fees will be implemented effective January 1, 2016.

For more information contact

Kathy Patrick, Supervisor of Council and Committee Services
905-845-6601, ext. 4235
(TTY: 905-338-4200)
kathy.patrick@oakville.ca

Nancy Sully, Deputy Treasurer, Director of Financial Planning
905-845-6601, ext. 3143
nancy.sully@oakville.ca,

Or by filling out an accessible form