Overview

The private career college (PCC) fees are set by the Minister of Colleges and Universities under section 7 of the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities Act.

Fees are non-refundable although inspection fees may be eligible for a refund if an inspection has not yet been conducted.

The fees below are effective April 1, 2021.

Contact the ministry's Private Career College Branch for more information:

 pcc@ontario.ca

Registration fees

New applications for registration and for a new campus include both an application fee and a facility inspection fee.

Note: Fees cover one campus and one program.

Registration fees
ServiceFees
New private career college registration$1,955
New campus registration$1,221
Inspection fee$490
Inspection fee for change of campus location$490

HST is payable on inspection fees.

Application fees

Note: Application fees apply for additional programs after registration.

Application fees
ServiceFees
New program application$733
Copy of existing program$75

Annual renewal fees

Note: The renewal of registration fee below covers one campus and one program each year.

Additional fees apply according to the number of programs and campuses attached to the registration at the time of renewal.

Annual renewal fees 
ServiceFees
Renewal of registration$1,221
Fee for each additional program under the registration$75

Renewal of Registration Guidelines

Late fees

Penalty fees are set at 50% of the renewal cost for a registration of a private career college, associated campuses, and programs if the application is submitted more than six months after the private career college's fiscal year-end.

Note: Late registration renewal fees cover one campus and one program, with charges for additional late programs and campuses associated with the registration.

Late fees 
ServiceFees
Late registration renewal$610.50
Late fee for each additional program under the registration$37.50