Development Charges
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Development Charges 

City-wide development charges are imposed on all lands in the City of Windsor.

Commencing June 1, 2020, the following are the newly assessed development charges for the City of Windsor. The three areas identified below ("City Wide", "Area 1" and "Sandwich South Planning District") reflect the rates imposed per the city-wide Development Charges By-law #60-2015 (see Building By-laws Online).

City Wide - Schedule B

Residential Development

  • Single detached units: $30,053 per unit
  • Semi, row, townhouse units: $21,335 per unit 
  • Apartment: $14,366 per unit 

Non-Residential Development

  • Industrial development: $0 (exempt)
  • Non-industrial development: $13.25 per square foot of gross floor area

Area 1 - Schedule C

Residential Development

  • Single detached units: $2,282 per unit
  • Semi, row, townhouse units: $1,617 per unit 
  • Apartment: $1,092 per unit 

Non-Residential Development

  • Industrial development: $0 (exempt)
  • Non-industrial development: $0.26 per square foot of gross floor area

Sandwich South Planning District

Residential Development
  • Single detached units:$44,196 per unit
  • Semi, row, townhouse units: $29,887 per unit
  • Apartment:$21,198 per unit

Non-Residential Development

  • Industrial development: $0 (exempt)
  • Other non-industrial development: $16.15 per square foot of gross floor area

Educational Development Charge

Effective April 22, 2020 - $905.00 per dwelling unit.

For more information on development charges in the City of Windsor, see the 2020 Development Charges Pamphlet or contact us Monday to Friday between 8:30am and 4:30pm at:

Development Services
350 City Hall Square West, Suite 210
Windsor, Ontario
Canada
N9A 6S1
For general information, please call 311. For detailed inquiries, call (519) 255-6267.
Email: buildingdept@citywindsor.ca