Building Department Fees

Building Fees

Type Amount
New Residential and Commercial Construction
     Residential, Hotel, Motel, Storage, etc.
$8 per thousand - $50 Minimum
Alterations/Additions for Residential and Commercial Construction - additions, decks, porches, garages, sheds, gazebos, swimming pools, relocation of building on same lot, demolition, etc.
$8 per thousand - $50 Minimum
Handicapped ramp on residential property
No Fee
Re-inspection Fee
COI Per table 110 MSBC
Certificate of Use and Occupancy
Change of Use and Occupancy
Duplicate Permit
Sign Permit
$8 per thousand - $100 Minimum
Stoves (wood, coal, pellet)
$50 per stove
Temporary Structure (trailer, tents, etc.)
$50 per unit
$25 to $45
After Hours and Weekend Inspection Fee (ALL PERMITS)
$225 Per Inspection
     Consolidated Permit (effective August 11, 2015)
Permit includes: Sewer service permit, trench permit, plumbing permit, Title 5 Septic Abandonment

     Consolidated permit with Electrical Permit $100

Electrical Fees

Type Amount
Residential New Construction $100 per unit
Residential Smoke, Fire, Burglar Alarm $50
Residential Alterations, Remodels, Additions $75
Residential Temporary and Change of Service $100
Commercial New Building-Add Rooms Below $175
........Plus Rooms $25 per room
Commercial Additions, Alterations, Remodels-Add Rooms Below $100
........Plus Rooms $25 per room
Commercial Service Change and Services Only $100
Commercial Smoke, Fire and Burglar Alarm System $100
           Miscellaneous Electrical Fees:  
Generators - Residential and Commercial $100
Swimming Pools (In Ground and Above Ground) $150
Carnival, Concession and Fair $50 per day
Annual Maintenance Fee $200
After Hours and Weekend Inspection Fee $225
Re-inspection Fee $100
Solar PV Systems (Residential and Commercial) $10 per KW
$100 Min.

Plumbing/Gas Fees

Type Amount
Residential 1st appliance / fixture $45
        Residential additional appliances / fixture $12 each
Commercial 1st appliance / fixture $70
        Commercial additional appliances / fixture $18 each
Carnival, Concession, Fair $50 per day
Re-inspection $100
After hours and weekend inspections $225

Sheet Metal/Mechanical Fees

Type Amount
Residential and Commercial $8 per thousand minimum of $100