Fees and Charges


Municipal Office

395 Mulock Drive P.O. Box 328 Station Main, Newmarket, Ontario
L3Y 4X7

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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Most municipal services are subsidized from property taxes. User fee increases allow the Town to reduce the impact on the tax rate while continuing to provide high levels of service to our customers.

Hard copies of fees & charges and the related by-law can be obtained from the Legislative Services Department at 395 Mulock Drive. 

Rates and Fees Annual Review  

 As part of the annual business planning and budget schedule, all rates and fees were reviewed in accordance with the Annual Budget Review Process and application of the Service Pricing Policy.

The Annual Budget Review includes a review of market conditions, participation rates and external factors. The Service Pricing Policy, established in 2007, balances costs between user groups and taxpayers and allows for long-term financial sustainability. For further information on the Service Pricing Policy, please read the Municipal Budget 101 - Service Pricing Policy.

The Town passed the applicable by-laws for fees and charges under the Municipal Act 2001 and the Planning Act. 

 Tax Certificate:  $82 

Returned Cheque Fee:  $50  

Statement of Taxes Paid:  $41

Financial Services Admin. Fee: 16% + HST

New Account/Roll Number Fee:  $30 

2021 Fees and Charges

 Report 2021-21 Six Year Water/Wastewater Financial Plan

Schedule A - 2021 All Departments

Schedule A - 2021 Building Permit Fees

Schedule A - 2021 Planning Department User FeesSchedule A - 2021 Stormwater Rates

Schedule A - 2021 Water and Wastewater Rates

Schedule B - 2021 Corporate Services Finance IT Procurement

Schedule C - 2021 Legal Services

Schedule D - 2021 Public Works Services

Schedule E - 2021 Engineering Services

Schedule F - 2021 Legislative Services - General Fees

Please refer to the Development Charges page for current rates.​ 

Acceptable methods of payment: 

All Administrative Buildings are currently closed. Please call 905-895-5193 to make payment with a credit card over the phone. Alternatively, cheques can be dropped off in the after hours drop box located at the front of the Municipal Offices (395 Mulock Drive). 

**Please note that credit cards will be NOT be accepted for the payment of property taxes or deposits in any amount (i.e. pool and road/blvd).