Building Permit Fee Calculator
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Total Project Valuation
Building Permit Fee 
State Surcharge Fee 
Fee Subtotal 
License Verification Fee  $5.00**
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NOTE: This is an estimate only. The actual fee will be determined when the permit is issued.
**State licensed contractors will not be charged the License Verification Fee for fire sprinkler and fire alarm permits.

How the fee is calculated

Total Valuation Base Fee
$1.00 to $500.00 $23.50
$501.00 to $2,000.00 $23.50 for the first $500.00 plus $3.05 for each additional $100.00 or fraction thereof, to and including $2,000.00
$2,001.00 to $25,000.00 $69.25 for the first $2,000.00 plus $14.00 for each additional $1,000.00, or fraction thereof, to and including $25,000.00
$25,001.00 to $50,000.00 $391.25 for the first $25,000.00 plus $10.10 for each additional $1,000.00, or fraction thereof, to and including $50,000.00
$50,001.00 to $100,000.00 $643.75 for the first $50,000.00 plus $7.00 for each additional $1,000.00, or fraction thereof, to and including $100,000.00
$100,001.00 to $500,000.00 $993.75 for the first $100,000.00 plus $5.60 for each additional $1,000.00, or fraction thereof, to and including $500,000.00
$500,001.00 to $1,000,000.00 $3,233.75 for the first $500,000.00 plus $4.75 for each additional $1,000.00, or fraction thereof, to and including $1,000,000.00
$1,000,001.00 and up $5,608.75 for the first $1,000,000.00 plus $3.65 for each additional $1,000.00, or fraction thereof
*Permit fees are per building
Additional inspection and surcharge fees
Inspections outside of normal business hours $47.00 per hour1
(minimum charge - two hours)
Re-inspection fees assessed under provisions of Section 305.8 $47.00 per hour1
Inspections for which no fee is specifically indicated $47.00 per hour1
(minimum charge ... one-half hour)
Additional plan review required by changes, additions or revisions to plans $47.00 per hour
(minimum charge....one-half hour)
For use of outside consultants for plan checking and inspections, or both Actual costs
State Surcharge < $1,000,000 = .0005 times valuation
$1,000,000-2,000,000 = $500 + .0004 times valuation over 1,000,000
$2,000,000-3,000,000 = $900 + .0003 times valuation over 2,000,000
$3,000,000-4,000,000 = $1200 + .0002 times valuation over 3,000,000
$4,000,000-5,000,000 = $1400 + .0001 times valuation over 4,000,000
$5,000,000+ = $1500 + .00005 times valuation over 5,000,000
Contractor Surcharge $5.00
License Verification fee $5.00
1 Or the total hourly cost to the jurisdiction, whichever is the greatest. This cost shall include supervision, overhead, equipment, hourly wages and fringe benefits of the employees involved.
2 Actual costs include administrative and overhead costs.

Contacts

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    952-548-6320