Contact Information

Development Services

638 Princess Ave.
Brandon, MB R7A 0P3

Office Phone: 204-729-2110
Fax: 204-728-2406


In December 2018, after more than two years spent consulting with the business community, residents and other stakeholders, the City of Brandon Council adopted a Development Charges By-law to assist in funding the infrastructure required for Brandon's future growth.

Included in the Development Charges By-law is the requirement for a rate review which the City is currently undertaking as part of our Rate Study and By-law Update consultant assignment. The following DRAFT policy, memo, and project list informed our first Council and Industry engagement sessions on November 27 and 28, 2023 respectively:

PDF Logo Slide Show (812 KB)

PDF Logo Policy Memo Draft (3.71 MB)

PDF Logo Project List (135 KB)

Please submit enquiries or feedback relating to the draft recommended changes to

Details of the current by-law include:

  • Development charge rates, included in Schedule B of the By-law, are updated annually in accordance with Statistic Canada’s Consumer Price Index (Manitoba)
  • Current rates are referenced in the annual City of Brandon Fee Schedule By-law 
  • The rates differ based on the type of use and where the development occurs
  • PDF Logo Amended Development Charges Standard Operating Procedure (640 KB)
  • Reductions may apply when redevelopment occurs (e.g. demolishing a house and building a duplex) 


PDF Logo Development Charges By-law (536 KB)

PDF Logo Development Charges Reserve Fund Management Policy (874 KB)

PDF Logo Development Charges 10 Year Capital (456 KB)

PDF Logo Development Charges 10 Year Capital Map (1.4 MB)  


 Link to Development Charges Calculator  


Other Documents

Development Charge Mapping

PDF Logo Development Charge Background Study (1.68 MB)

PDF Logo Addendum to Background Study - Draft By-law for Public Discussion (828 KB)

PDF Logo Local Service Policy (125 KB)

PDF Logo Compared Value on Development Charges - Data Collection from Other Municipalities

PDF Logo The Financial Implications of Development Charges (610 KB)

pdf Public Consultation Summary - City of Brandon Development Charges Project (10.4 MB)

pdf June 12, 2017 Development Charges Public Event Presentation (1.33 MB)

pdf April 3, 2017 Project Update Presentation (1.62 MB)

pdf November 24, 2016 Presentation (646 KB)



PDF Logo FAQ Development Charges (476 KB)