Lot Grading Inspection fees, as set out in Section 23 of Drainage Bylaw 18093, are collected by the Development Services section at the City of Edmonton when you apply for the Development and Building Permit. The fee covers the cost of the first two Rough Grade and first two Final Grade inspections. If a re-inspection is required, fees must be paid in advance by the Applicant or Owner.

The 2023 lot grading fees become effective January 1, 2023

  • Single-detached housing: $150, effective January 1, 2023
  • Semi-detached (duplex) housing: $150, effective January 1, 2023
  • Re-inspection Fee: $165, effective January 1, 2023

The ​ 2023 Development Permit and Compliance Fees ​, effective January 1, 2023, provide complete information about inspection fees.

Payments are accepted at the Edmonton Service Centre.