Fees

Building Permit Fees


Permit Cost
New & Existing Structures:
New Construction, Additions, Alterations
$25
Minimum Fee for Residential Projects
  • $75 minimum fee for commercial / industrial projects
  • $12 per $1,000 of estimated cost of project
Demolition Permit
  • $25 Minimum Fee
  • $12 per $1,000 of estimated cost of project
Foundation Permit Only $12 per $1,000
Occupancy Permit
  • $50 residential
  • $100 commercial
Wood / Coal / Pellet Stove $25

Work started without a permit will be charged double the regular fee. Re-inspection of work not ready or not up to code requirements will be charged a $25 fee in advance.

Miscellaneous Permits


Permit Cost
Sign Permits
  • 16 square feet $50
  • 17-36 square feet $75
  • 37-59 square feet $100
  • 60 square feet $150
Yard Sale $5 per day
Temporary Structures $50
Carnivals $100
Real Estate Signs (Yearly) $150
Grandfather Lot Fee $300

Plumbing & Gas Permit Fees


Effective January 29, 2002

Gas Permits

Permit Cost
Hot Water Tank $15
New Residential Structures
  • $40 for first fixture
  • $6 for each additional fixture
Existing Residential Structures
  • $40 for first fixture
  • $6 for each additional fixture
New Commercial Structures
  • $60 for first fixture
  • $8 for each additional fixture
Existing Commercial Structures
  • $60.00 for first fixture
  • $8.00 for each additional fixture

Plumbing Permits


Permit Cost
Single Fixtures $25
Hot Water Tanks $15
New Residential Structures
  • $40 for first fixture
  • $6 for each additional
Existing Residential Structures
  • $40 for first fixture
  • $6 for each additional
Commercial & industrial
  • $60 for first fixture
  • $8 for each additional fixture
Sewer-Related Permit $25
Outdoor Irrigation Systems $40

Electrical Permit Fees


Effective October 1, 2003

Residential Electrical Permit Fees


Permit Cost
New Structures $120
New Structures: Homeowner's Permit Fee $240
Existing Structures (for any job requiring more than one inspection) $80
Existing Structures: Homeowner's Permit Fee $160
*Minimum Fee For Residential Permit $40
*Minimum Fee For Residential Permit: Homeowner $80

Note: *Minimum fee for residential permit includes service change, temporary service, or miscellaneous wiring requiring one inspection. Does not include jobs requiring more than one inspection.

The maximum fee for any residential permit, other than for new dwellings, shall be $80 and $160 for homeowner's.

Commercial Electrical Permit Fees


Permit Cost
New Structure Fee 1% of total cost of electrical work
*Existing Structure $80 Minimum fee or 1% of electrical cost if over $10,000
Yearly Maintenance Permit Fee $200
Minimum Fee $40 Includes jobs requiring only one inspection.

Note: *Existing structure includes jobs requiring more than one inspection.

Contact


Please call 978-250-5225 if you need help pricing a permit.