The Local Fee will be used to offset a myriad of business costs, including but not limited to: marketing, development, and infrastructure expenses. Funds collected may be used for maintenance and improvement, health and safety resources and administration costs. It is at the sole discretion of each restaurant to apply such a fee. Furthermore, a portion of this fee is used to offset a levy for the Fallsview BIA. Among other things, the Fallsview BIA is responsible for: street-scaping, public space beautification, communication infrastructure, site development, community planning, and convention centre funding.