Development Cost Charge 2018 Update

The City of Coquitlam is proposing a revised series of Development Cost Charges (DCCs). These DCCs will help pay for transportation, water, sewer, drainage, park acquisition and some park development projects which are necessary to service the community due to growth. The following information provides information on DCCs and answers a number of frequently asked questions.

Frequently Asked Questions

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  • What is a development cost charge?

  • Who pays DCCs?

  • What kind of projects are DCCs used to fund?

  • What are DCCs not used for?

  • Why are DCCs proposed to be changed?

  • How are DCC projects and growth projections determined?

  • How are DCCs calculated?

  • What are the proposed DCC rates?

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Finance & Technology Department

Email: finance@coquitlam.ca 
Phone: 604-927-3931