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City of Mississauga Parks and Forestry - Fees and Charges

The Parks & Forestry Customer Service Counter at 950 Burnhamthorpe Rd W is currently closed.

Permit applications, cheques and securities for Parks & Forestry may be dropped off at Mississauga Civic Centre, 300 City Centre Dr, in the box adjacent to the north side of the building along Princess Royal Dr. Please include a Payment Submission Form indicating who it’s from, what it’s for, property address and project name.

Note: The drop box slot is only 8 inches by 1 inch wide and cannot accommodate bulky packages.

Due to the ever-evolving situation surrounding COVID-19, Parks & Forestry response times may be delayed for permit processing, payment processing and deposit releases. We appreciate your understanding.

Fees and Charges

All fees and charges listed below are effective January 1 - December 31, 2020 and may be subject to HST.


2020 Fees and Charges Document PDF document

Commemorative Tree & Bench Program




HST (13%)

Total Cost

Commemorative Benches

Standard Bench




Upgraded Bench




Cemetery Heritage




Garden Park





Commemorative Plaque




Commemorative Trees

Standard Tree


Upgraded Tree


Dog Walker Permits

Dog Walker Service Provider Permit (Annual)


Dog Walker Service Provider Permit (Additional Walkers - Annual)


Dog Walker Permit (Replacement Card)



Street Tree Planting

Up to 60 mm (2.5 in) Caliper tree or up to 200 cm (6.5 ft) in height


Forestry Section Administration Fee

Applicable on Forestry services provided within road allowance and to all related City By-law contraventions

Greater of $432.05 or 8% of total service cost

Requested Maintenance Work on City-Owned Trees (Hourly)

Caliper, up to 40 cm (15.75 in)


Caliper, 41 cm to 80 cm (16 in to 31.5 in)


Caliper, more than 81 cm (31.5 in)


Replacement of Damaged or Destroyed Street Trees


Tree Removal Permit or Permission

Dead, dying or hazardous tree (as deemed by the Forestry Section)


Removal of three (3) trees, each with a diameter greater than 15 cm (6 in)


Removal of additional trees, each with a diameter greater than 15 cm (6 in)


Forestry Inspection


Road Occupancy Permit



Credit Village Marina 2020 Rate Sheet PDF document

Lakefront Promenade 2020 Rate Sheet PDF document

Park Access Permits

  • All fees related to Park Access Permits are subject to change through Council Approval.
  • All fees and charges are subject to HST.
  • Payments for Security Deposits may be made only by cheque, certified cheque or money order.

Park Access Permit Fee


Security Deposit (minor project)


Security Deposit (major project)

As determined by Parks, Forestry & Environment

Hourly Staff Charge (administration or site inspection)**


Seasonal Permit for Shared Use of Park Space


Site Restoration Costs (City contractors)

Direct cost plus 8% administration

Site Restoration Costs (Parks & Forestry Staff)

$154.21 per hour per staff plus direct cost for materials

**Note: Additional hourly charges for administration and site inspections will be implemented after three (3) hours of staff time.

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