The online payment service allows applicants of Building Permits, Committee of Adjustment Applications, or other Toronto Building services to pay the required fees online, by credit card, at any time of the day.
To make a payment online, you must be the Applicant listed on the application form, and also have:
Fees for Building Permit applications are calculated based on the area and type of work proposed in your application. The initial and confirmed permit fees for many permit types are payable online using this service. Other, larger projects have permit fee amounts that cannot be processed online and payment for these applications must be made by Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
Fees collected by Toronto Building for Development Charges, Education Development Charges, Parks Levies which are not payable by Credit Card also cannot be paid online. These fees and must be paid by Electronic Funds Transfer. For EFT instructions and information, please contact 416-397-5330 during regular business hours
The online payment service follows these steps, outlined below:
Enter a permit number and email address to query fees
A list of unpaid fees will be displayed along with the total to be paid. You must pay all outstanding fees to proceed.
Enter your credit card information into the payment screen.
The confirmation screen is displayed once your payment is processed.
You will then be sent a standard Toronto Building receipt by email, as a PDF attachment.
If you are unable to pay the fees required for your application online, please make your payment by Phone, or for large payments, by Electronic Funds Transfer.
To use the Toronto Building Fee Payment Line service, please call 416-397-5222.
Before you make your call:
Toronto Building will process the payment for the authorized credit card holder and he/she will receive a receipt by email.
Payments for large projects, or for payments not accepted by Credit Card must be made using Electronic Funds Transfer. For EFT instructions and information, please contact 416-397-5330 during regular business hours