See the tabs below for a list of fees for each application type for 2017. The minimum fee for a Sign Permit is $302.94, which includes a $64 fee for the Building Permit. Be sure to include the area for both sides when applying for a double-sided sign.

If a sign has been put up without the required Sign Permit or variance approval and a Notice of Violation is issued, an Administrative Fee of $872.67 per sign face is added to any sign application.


Wall Signs $34.15 per square metre
Ground Signs $34.15 per square metre
Projecting Signs $34.15 per square metre
Overhanging Structure Signs $34.15 per square metre
Roof signs $40.95 per square metre
Topiary Signs $302.93 per sign
Renewal of Sign Permit $20.51 per square metre
Renewal of Topiary Sign Permit $143.46 per sign
Building Permit (DS) $64.00
First Party Sign Variance (3 signs or less) $777.95 per application
Signage Master Plan (more than 3 signs) $2,908.86 per application
Third Party Sign Variance (1 sign per application) $1,745.33 per application
Appeal of Sign Variance Decision $698.12 per application
Sign By-law Amendment Application $2,908.86 per application
First Party Signs $82.11 (first 2 signs)

$27.37 for each additional sign, to a maximum of $164.22

Third Party Signs $82.11 for each sign, to a maximum of $198.59