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User fees and rates

2015-2018 user fees and rates for City of Calgary services

User fees and rates for City services including utilities, transit, parks and recreation are:

  1. effective January 1, 2016 (except where indicated),
  2. applicable to citizens depending on the specific services they use, and
  3. approved by Council as part of the 2015-2018 business plans and budgets.

Calgary Transit

Calgary Transit fares
2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Adult monthly pass​
$96.00​ $99.00​ ​$103.00
(Jan. only)
$99.00
​$105.00 ​$107.00
Adult cash/single ride​ $3.00​ $3.15​​ $3.15 $3.30​​ $3.35​​
Adult ticket book (10)​ $30.00​ $31.50 $31.50 $33.00​​ $33.50​​
Youth monthly pass​
$57.50
(Sept. 2014)$60.00​
$65.00​​ $65.00​​ $75.00​​ $80.00​​
Youth cash/single ride​
$2.00​ $2.10 $2.10 $2.35 $2.40
Youth ticket book (10)​
$20.00​ $21.00​​ $21.00 $23.50 $24.00​​
Low income pass​ $44.00​ $44.00* $44.00 $52.00 $53.50
Seniors' annual pass (regular)​
$95.00​ $95.00​​ $95.00 $135.00 $155.00
Seniors' annual pass (low income)​ $15.00​ $15.00​​ $15.00​ $25.00​ $30.00​

* Rate held at 2014 level per Council direction

For information and schedules, please visit Calgary Transit, call Teleride at 403-974-4000 or Calgary Transit Customer Service at 403-262-1000.

Recreation

Recreation facility admission (adult: age 18-64)​ 2014 ​2015 2016​ 2017​ 2018
Ice arenas: prime time (per hour)​ $241.40 $252.25 $252.25 ​$275.45 ​$287.85
Leisure centres: general admission​ $11.45​ $11.95 $11.95​ ​$13.05 ​$13.65
Swimming pools: general admission – tier 1​ $5.75​ $6.00​ ​$6.00 ​$6.55 ​$6.85
Swimming pools: general admission – tier 2​ $6.80​ $7.10​ ​$7.10 ​$7.75 ​$8.10
Swimming pools: annual pool pass – tier 1​ $432.50 $451.97 $451.97​ $493.56​ $515.77​
Swimming pools: annual pool pass – tier 2​ $513.67 $536.79 $536.79​ $586.18​ $612.56​
Golf: 9 holes par 3 (McCall Lake)​ $16.00​ $16.00​​ $16.00 TBD​​​ TBD​​
Golf: 18 holes weekday (Maple Ridge)​ $50.00​ $51.00​​ $51.00 TBD​​ TBD​​
Golf: 18 holes weekday (McCall Lake)​ $42.00​ $44.00​​ $44.00 TBD​​ TBD​​
Golf: 18 holes weekday (Shaganappi)​ $43.00​ $44.00​​​ $44.00 TBD​​ TBD​​
Golf: 18 holes weekend (Maple Ridge)​ $55.00​ $59.00​​ $59.00 TBD​​ TBD​​
Golf: 18 holes weekend (McCall Lake)​ $47.00​ $52.00​​ $52.00 TBD​​ TBD​​
Golf: 18 holes weekend (Shaganappi)​ $48.00​ $52.00​​​ $52.00 TBD​​ TBD​​

TBD: 2016 – 2018 fee adjustments will be evaluated annually.

Golf: for a complete listing of golf fees, see Golf green fees, driving range and rental rates.

For more information, see City of Calgary Recreation.

Parks

Parks rates and fees (includes GST)​ ​ 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Picnic sites (per booking)​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ 1-25 people​ $46.90​ $48.45 $48.45 $51.70 $53.41
26-50 people​ $91.14​ $94.15 $94.15 $100.47 $103.79
51-100 people​ $187.60​ $193.79 $193.79 $206.80 $213.62
101-150 people​ $324.97​ $335.69 $335.69 $358.21 $370.03
151-200 people​ $463.67​ $478.97 $478.97 $511.11 $527.98
201-250 people​ $602.14​ $622.01 $622.01 $663.74 $685.64
251-300 people​ $740.85​ $765.30 $765.30 $816.64 $843.59
301-400 people​ $947.95​ $979.23 $979.23 $1,044.92 $1,079.40
401-500 people​ $1225.02 $1,265.45 $1,265.45 $1,350.35 $1,394.91
Class D playfields (per hour)​ ​ ​ adult​ $19.46​ $20.10​ $20.10​ $21.45​ $22.16​
non-adult​ $2.16​ $2.23 $2.23 $2.38 $2.46
Pathway segments (per booking)​ ​ ​ all segments except B4-7​ $48.89​ $50.50​ $50.50 $53.89 $55.67
segments B4-7​ $71.29​ $73.64 $73.64 $78.58 $81.17

 View Cemeteries fees.

Water, wastewater and drainage

For more information, please visit City of Calgary Water/Wastewater.

Waste management and blue cart recycling

Monthly rates and fees​
2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Waste management charge​
$4.90​ $4.90 $4.90​ $4.90​ $4.90​
Blue cart rate​
$7.70​ $7.90 $8.10 $8.30 $8.50