The plan examination fee is paid to the Minister of Finance for the
final checking, approval, and signing of the subdivision plans.
The Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure does not collect fees required by other
agencies. However, the Provincial Approving Officer will reject the final
plan for non-payment of fees. If re-approval is required, the exam fee
The fee for final subdivision plans for fee simple subdivisions in
unorganized territories is set by Section 3 of B.C. Regulation 8/89. For bare land strata
and phased strata proposals, the fees are set by B.C.
Regulations 75/78 and 43/2000
respectively under the Strata Property Act. Section 47(1) of the
Financial Administration Act sets fees charged for preliminary subdivision application.