Know your fees

All debt repayment licences expire on December 31.

Licence application fees

  • Debt repayment agency
    • New licence: $1,363
    • Branch location: $479
  • Debt repayment agent
    • New licence: $265

Licence renewal fees

For applications submitted more than two weeks prior to licence expiry

  • Debt repayment agency  (based on gross collection amount)
    • less than $250,000: $379
    • between $250,000 to $499,999: $626
    • between $500,000 to $999,999: $1,263
    • more than $1,000,000: $1,884
    • for a branch location: $379
  • Debt repayment agent
    • New licence: $208

For applications submitted within two weeks prior to licence expiry

  • Debt repayment agency (based on gross collection amount)
    • less than $250,000: $434
    • between $250,000 to $499,999: $683
    • between $500,000 to $999,999: $1,320
    • more than $1,000,000: $1,941
    • for a branch location: $434
  • Debt repayment agent
    • New licence: $265

Other fees and charges

  • Change in licensee’s name or change in licensed location address: $57
  • Change in senior officers / shareholder of the licensee: $57
  • Change in employee licence to different location or employer: $57
  • Charge for late filing of financial statement: $242
  • Charge for issuance of a replacement licence: $57
  • Charge for a laminated ID card for a bailiff: $37
  • Submitting an NSF payment or declined credit card payment: $55
  • Application for reconsideration of a decision: $242

Read about our reconsideration process.

Prorated licence fees

If you become licensed mid-way through the year, this is the fee schedule:

Month of ApplicationJanFebMarAprMayJunJul-Dec
New agency$1,363$1,251$1,136$1,024$909$796$682
New branch$479$439$400$358$322$279$241

 

All fees and charges will increase each year by 2% on the anniversary of the effective date.

Read the notification of fee changes for debt repayment agents (2018-2020).