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For plumbing work in all occupancies.

Exceptions: Sanitary Collection Systems and Fire Extinguisher Systems apply to all occupancies including residential with building permit.

Permit Fees

Issuance fee, each permit - Non-Residential

$25.00

Residential

$15.00

For each plumbing fixture or trap (including water, drainage piping, and backflow protection therefore), each dishwasher, each garbage disposal, each water heater and/or vent, and rainwater systems per drain

$7.00

Residential garbage disposal, water heater, or rainwater system, each

No fee
($7.00 City Subsidy)

For each building sewer

$22.00

For each private sewage disposal system

$44.00

For each seepage pit, septic tank, or disposal field system added to an existing system

$22.00

For each preinvestigation of private sewage disposal systems

$76.00

 

For each gas piping system:

One to five outlets

$ 7.00

Six or more outlets, per outlet

$ 1.75

For each industrial waste pretreatment interceptor, including its trap and vent

$16.00

For installation, alteration, or repair of water piping and/or water treating equipment (including water softeners)

$ 7.00

For repair or alteration of drainage or vent piping

$ 7.00

For each residential lawn sprinkler system on any one meter including backflow protection devices therefore

$ 7.00

For each commercial lawn, gardening, or landscape sprinkling system including backflow protection devices therefore

$29.00

 

For vacuum breakers or backflow protection devices on tanks, vats, etc., or for installation on unprotected plumbing fixtures including necessary water piping:

One to five

$7.00

Over five, each additional

$1.75

Temporary gas service

$32.00

Temporary work-with gas service (occupied residential)

$32.00

Temporary work-with gas service (occupied commercial)

$44.00

Inspection for which no fee is herein provided

Each inspection, per hour Hourly rate
Applicable Division
Minimum charge One-half hour

For each yard water distribution system, gas distribution system, or yard sewer collection system (valuation of each $1,000 or part thereof)

$39.00

For each gas pressure regulator

$ 2.50

Plan Check Fee

Large installations. For plan checking a plumbing system within the building where work involves fixtures that discharge more than 180 waste fixture units:
(a) Complete project (all systems except automatic fire extinguishing systems):
Apartment buildings, three stories and lower 25 percent of the plumbing permit fee
All other buildings 50 percent of the plumbing permit fee
(b) Individual systems:
Potable water and standpipe systems only 60 percent of the applicable fee in Item (a) above, minimum charge one-half hour at the current Board approved hourly rate for the appropriate service division.
Conventional waste and vent systems only 40 percent of the applicable fee in Item (a) above, minimum charge one-half hour at the current Board approved hourly rate for the appropriate service division.

Other installations. For plan checking individual systems within the building, not included in plans listed under subsection (1) above:

Waste and vents, each system $22.00

Combination waste and vent piping systems, each system

$17.00

Drainage sumps and ejectors, each system

$22.00

Wet or dry or combination standpipes, each building

$22.00

Fuel gas piping systems

$17.00

Potable water piping systems:

Where building supply is 1½ inches or less, each building

$22.00

Apartment buildings three stories and less in height where building supply is 2 inches or larger, each building

$32.00

All other systems, where building supply is 2 inches or larger, each building

$44.00

Water heater vents, each system

$22.00

For Plan Checking Gas, Water, and Sewer Yard Piping Systems
For each yard water distribution system 50 percent of plumbing permit fee
For each yard gas distribution system 50 percent of plumbing permit fee
For each yard sewer collection system 50 percent of plumbing permit fee
Alterations or revisions to approved plans
Per hour Hourly rate
Applicable Division
Minimum Charge One-half hour

Special Service Fee

Reinspections, each visit

50.00

Investigation

Record Search Only

22.00

Complete Investigation

140.00

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