How are DCCs calculated?

The following steps outline the basic DCC calculation:

  • Land use and growth projections are established by the City planning documents; growth statistics and various growth rates are reviewed
  • Capital infrastructure plans are costed
  • The cost of works that benefit growth (DCC Recoverable Costs) are then divided by the projected growth

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1. What is a development cost charge (DCC)?
2. Who pays DCCs?
3. What kind of projects are DCCs used to fund?
4. What are DCCs not used for?
5. Why are DCCs proposed to be changed?
6. How are DCC projects and growth projections determined?
7. How are DCCs calculated?
8. What are the proposed DCC rates?