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Emergency Fees

FIRE DEPARTMENT SERVICE PROVIDED

FEE

1. Request for copy of Fire Report

$60.00 flat fee

2. Request for Clearance letter on residential dwelling for mortgage or change of ownership

$60.00 flat fee

3. Inspections of Day Cares, Day Nurseries, Churches, Rooming Houses and like facilities. Not-for-profit individuals/groups/organizations are exempted from fee.

$50.00 flat fee

4. Inspections of Residential, Commercial and Industrial buildings not associated with inspections required as a result of a building permit application.

i) Single Occupancy Building:
a) 20,000 sq. feet and under
b) over 20,000 sq. feet

ii) Multiple Tenant and Multiple Storey Building:
a) 20,000 sq. feet and under

    b) over 20,000 sq. feet

$50.00 initial fee +
$70.00 flat fee

 

$50.00 initial fee +
$30.00 for each unit
$70.00 initial fee +
$30.00 for each unit

5. Fireworks – Requests for inspection and approval of site from which fireworks will be ignited. Requests for inspection of fireworks storage site. Community or like sponsored or held events, festivals, fairs are exempt from fee.

$50.00

6. Apparatus Use – Requests to Fire Department for fire department apparatus to stand-by for or be used in commercial shows, exhibitions, demonstrations. Community or like sponsored or held events, festivals, fairs are exempt from fee.

$200.00 per vehicle per hour or part thereof + one (1) point per firefighter per hour or part thereof that accompanies the vehicle

7. Stand-by Fee for Suspicious Fire

$75.00 per hour proposed

8. False Alarms – After responding to two (2) in the same calendar year, to the same address/property because of failure to notify Fire Department that work is being performed on the alarm system/poor maintenance of system after warning.

$300.00 per call

9. Elevator Calls after responding to two (2) in the same calendar year due to poor or non-maintenance of device after warning.

$300.00 per call

10. Building Plans Review and Inspection – Fee to be collected at time of building permit issuance

$.20 per $1,000 value of construction
Minimum fee $50.00

11. Air Cylinder Recharge:

i) Emergency Services
ii) Cascade

$ 3.00 per cylinder
$15.00 per cylinder

12. Fire Protection Officer or Designate making presentations to industry and other groups. Not-for-profit exempt from fee

$50.00 per hour

13. Fire Fighting and Fire Extinguisher Demonstrations provided to external groups and organizations. e.g. private nursing homes, hospitals, hotels, factories and like

$10.00 per person

14. Site Plan, Subdivision and Zoning Applications – Review for comments, hydrants, fire routes

$50.00 flat fee

15. Burst Water Pipes, Sprinkler Systems requests for clean-up assistance

$100.00 per hour

16. Committee of Adjustment requests for review and comments on applications for consent and/or minor variances

$50.00 flat fee

17. Emergency calls on all Roadways within the Municipality

Current MTO rates to be applied.

 

NOTTAWASAGA ONTARIO PROVINCIAL POLICE FALSE ALARMS FEES

The following fees shall be administered in the Town of New Tecumseth by the Nottawasaga Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police under the Nottawasaga Police Services Board False Alarms Policy:

  • First false alarm in any calendar year no charge
  • Second false alarm in any calendar year no charge
  • Third false alarm in any calendar year $100.00
  • Fourth false alarm in any calendar year $200.00
  • Fifth false alarm in any calendar year $300.00
  • Sixth and all subsequent false alarms in any calendar year $300.00 OR notice will be issued that service may be suspended for the remainder of the calendar year. *

* Reinstatement shall be at the discretion of the Alarm Coordinator, under the authority of the Detachment Commander provided that all outstanding false alarm fees for the current calendar year are paid in full to the Nottawasaga Police Services Board