Building Permit Fee Schedule

Building permit fees are found in Schedule 3 - Building Permit and Inspection Services  of the Town of Creston Fees & Charges Bylaw No.1763. Please contact 250-428-2214 for further information on building permit fees.

Building Permit Fees

(subject to applicable taxes)



Base Fee:

When the value of the work does not exceed $5,000.00 (minimum fee)

For each additional $1,000.00 or part thereof by which the value exceeds $5,000.00 up to a maximum of $1,000,000.00

For each additional $1,000.00 or part thereof by which the value exceeds $1,000,000.00







Plumbing – Base Rate

Plumbing – Per Plumbing Fixture*

In-Ground Swimming Pool

Change of Occupancy

Manufactured Home Set-up (plus foundation fee – see Schedule 3A)

(CAN/CSA Z-240 and CAN/CSA A-227 homes)

      Single Wide

      Double Wide



Remove Notice on Title

Re-inspection (failed inspection)

Building Permit Renewal

Building Occupancy Load Calculation














* Plumbing Fixture means:

.1  any plumbing device served by, or required to be served by a trap, including floor drains;

.2  any combination of roof drains serving one roof surface;

.3  swimming pool drains;

.4  hot water storage tanks;

.5  catch basins in storm drainage systems; and

.6   interceptors


Building permit fees may be refunded only upon written request from the applicant up to six (6) months from the date of issuance of the building permit subject to the following conditions:

.1  No permit related work on site has commenced; and

.2  A reduction of $25.00 or 25% of the permit fee, whichever is greater,
      once a building permit has been issued


A new permit may be issued after cancellation, at a fee of 50% of the new permit fee or $100.00, whichever is greater