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Emergency Fees

REQUESTS, REPORTS AND INSPECTION FEES

FEE

Request for copy of Fire Report

$70.00 flat fee

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

$70.00 flat fee

Single Occupancy Building less than  20,000 sq. ft.

$70.00 flat fee

Single Occupancy Building greater than 20,000 sq. ft.

$80.00 flat fee

Multiple Tenant and Multiple Storey Building less than 20,000 sq. feetMultiple Tenant and Multiple Storey Building greater than 20,000 sq. feet $70.00 flat fee+
$40.00 each additional unit$80.00 flat fee+
$40.00 each additional unit

OTHER INSPECTIONS:

FEE

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

$70.00

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.

$70.00

FIRE APPARATUS STANDBY:

FEE

Apparatus Use – Requests to Fire Department for fire department apparatus to stand-by for or be used in commercial show, 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 1 Officer + 1 Firefighter per hour or part thereof

Stand-by Fee for Suspicious Fire

$75.00 per hour

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

$100.00 per hour

ALARM CALLS:

FEE

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

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

PLANS REVIEW:

FEE

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

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

$50.00 flat fee

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

$50.00 flat fee

FIRE PROTECTION:

FEE

Senior Fire Official or Designate making presentations to industry and other groups. Not-for-Profit exempt from fee

$50.00 per hour

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

$10.00 per person

TECHNICAL RESCUE:

FEE

Technical Rescue (Ice/Water, Confined Space, High Angle, Trench, Hazmat, Extrication)

Full Cost Recovery

Emergency calls on all Roadways within the Municipality

Current MTO rates to be applied

MISCELLANEOUS FEES:

FEE

Training other Fire Department Staff and Agencies – course materials and expenses

Full Cost Recovery

If it is necessary to retain a private contractor, rent special equipment not normally carried on a fire apparatus in order to determine origin and cause, suppress or extinguish a fire, preserve property, prevent fire spread, make safe or otherwise eliminate an emergency

Full Cost Recovery

Propane Storage and Handling Facilities – Risk and Safety Management Plan Review

- $1000.00 deposit- Application Review applied to deposit at a rate of $60./hr- Peer review, if applicable, charged directly to applicant

*     Any costs incurred exceeding deposit funds will be invoiced directly.

Fire Response Fees – Indemnification Technology ®

Current MTO rates plus any additional costs to the Municipality of New Tecumseth.

Full Cost Recovery

 

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