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Fee Increases on July 1, 2020

June 22, 2020 | News

Effective July 1, 2020, application fees for the Assessment Review Board (ARB), the Landlord and Tenant Board (LTB), the Licence Appeal Tribunal (LAT) and appeal fees for the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (LPAT) will increase.

The ARB, LTB and LAT fees are increasing by six per cent. These fees are still structured so that services are reasonable and accessible. Under LPAT’s new fee model, different filing fees will be charged based on tribunal time and resources required to resolve different types of appeals.

The new fees are listed below.

Assessment Review Board

The new residential fee is $132.50 per appeal, regardless of taxation year.

The new non-residential fee is $318.00 per appeal, regardless of taxation year.

Landlord and Tenant Board

Most LTB application fees are increasing by six per cent.

Fees for items such as copies of documents, hearing recordings, orders, and Rules and Guidelines are not increasing. Tenant application fee for additional units is not increasing.

The LTB will continue to provide fee waivers to low-income clients to enable access to justice.

LTB fees effective July 1, 2020.

Table 1: LTB Fees for Landlords

Application Fees for Landlords New Fee
A1 Determine Whether Act Applies $53.00
A2 Sublet or Assignment $201.00
A3 Combined Application $201.00
A4 Vary Rent Reduction Amount $201.00
L1 Termination and Non-Payment of Rent $201.00
L1 Termination and Non-Payment of Rent e-file $186.00
L2 Terminate Tenancy & Evict $201.00
L2 Terminate Tenancy & Evict e-file $186.00
L3 Termination-Tenant gave Notice $201.00
L5 Rent Increase Above Guidelines $233.00
L5 Rent Increase Above Guidelines – Additional Units Above the First 10 Units $10.00
L6 Review of Provincial Work Order $201.00
L7 Transfer Tenant to Care Home $201.00
L8 Tenant Change Locks $201.00
L9 Application to Collect Rent $201.00
L4 Term. Tenancy: Failed Settlement No Charge

Table 2: LTB Fees for Tenants

Application Fees for Tenants New Fee
A1 Determine Whether Act Applies $53.00
A2 Sublet or Assignment $53.00
A3 Combined Application $53.00
A4 Vary Rent Reduction Amount $53.00
T1 Rebate $53.00
T2 Tenant Rights $53.00
T2 Tenant Rights e-file $48.00
T3 Rent Reduction $53.00
T4 LL did not comply with an Agreement $53.00
T5 Bad Faith Notice of Termination $53.00
T6 Maintenance $53.00
T6 Maintenance e-file $48.00
T7 Application about Suite Meter $53.00
Request to Review Order $58.00

Table 3: LTB Fees for Co-ops

Application Fees for Co-ops New Fee
C1 Application to End the Occupancy and Evict the Member based on Non-Payment of Regular Monthly Housing Charges and to Collect the Housing Charges that the Co-op Member Owes $201.00
Combine Co-op Applications $201.00
C2 Application to End the Occupancy of the Member Unit and Evict the Member $201.00
C3 Application to End the Occupancy of the Member Unit and Evict the Member – Based on the Member’s Consent or Notice $201.00
C4 Application to End the Occupancy of the member Unit and Evict the Member because the Member failed to Meet Conditions of a Settlement/Order No charge
Request to Review Order (Co-op) $58.00

Licence Appeal Tribunal

The new LAT application fee is $106.00.

Local Planning Appeal Tribunal

The filling fees will depend on the type of appeal being made. LPAT may reduce fees for eligible private citizens and community groups. Fees for appeals that are $1,100 can be reduced to $400 when requested by those who are eligible at the time of the filing.

The new fees are listed below.

Table 1: LPAT Fees for Appeal

Appeal Type Fee
Development Charges $1,100.00
Land Compensation $400.00
Minor Variance and Consents $400.00
Municipal & Miscellaneous $1,100.00
Municipal Finance $1,100.00
Official Plans and Amendments $1,100.00
Plan of Subdivision / Condominium $1,100.00
Subdivision $1,100.00
Zoning By-law $1,100.00
Request for Review $400.00

The ARB, LTB, LAT and LPAT are committed to delivering dispute resolution services in a fair, and efficient manner.


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