Fee Schedule

  • Ag Building Land Use - $100
  • Building Code Appeal - $300 per appeal
  • Building Contractor License Verification - $5 per license
  • Building Permits - Commercial and Residential
    • Follows the 1997 Uniform Building Code Permit Fee Table1-A - Building valuation is based on the most current building valuation data from the State of Minnesota may include a State surcharge of 0.005 times the building valuations.
      • $1 to $500 - $23.00
      • $501 to $2,000 - $23.50 for the first $500 plus $3.05 for each additional $100, or fraction thereof, to and including $2,000
      • $2,001 to $25,000 - $69.25 for the first $2,000 plus $14 for each additional $1,000, or fraction thereof, to and including $25,000
      • $25,001 to $50,000 - $391.25 for the first $25,000 plus $10.10 for each additional $1,000, or fraction thereof, to and including $50,000
      • $50,001 to $100,000 - $643.75 for the first $50,000 plus $7 for each additional $1,000, or fraction thereof, to and including $100,000
      • $100,001 to $500,000 - $993.75 for the first $100,000 plus $5.60 for each additional $1,000, or fraction thereof, to and including $500,000
      • $500,001 to $1,000,000 - $3,233.75 for the first $500,000 plus $4.75 for each additional $1,000, or fraction thereof, to and including $1,000,000
      • $1,000,001 and up - $5,608.75 for the first $1,000,000 plus $3.15 for each additional $1,000, or fraction thereof
  • Other Inspections and Fees
    • Charged at the following hourly rates or at 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.
      • Inspections outside of business hours (2 hour minimum charge) - $47 per hour
      • Re-inspection fees assessed under provision of Section 108.8 - $47 per hour
      • Inspections for which no fee is specifically indicated (1/2 hour minimum charge) - $47 per hour
      • Additional plan review required by changes, additions or revisions to plans - $47 per hour
      • Use of outside consultants for plan checking, inspections, or both (Actual costs include administrative and overhead costs) - Actual Costs
      • Plumbing permit (New home) - $45 plus $9 per fixture
      • Plan review fee (May include a State surcharge of 0.0005 times the building valuations - 65% of permit fee
  • Fixed Fees
    • Demolition Permit - $100 per permit
    • Erosion Control Permit - $50 per permit
    • Erosion Control Inspections - $50 per inspection
    • Fireplace - $83.25 plus $1 State surcharge
    • Gas Mechanical - $38.50 plus $1 State surcharge
    • Installation of a Pre-Fabricated Building - $150 minimum
    • Overhead Garage Door - $38.50 plus $1 State surcharge
    • Plumbing Permit / Changing Existing Plumbing Location - $75 plus $1 State surcharge
    • Re-Inspection Fee - $47 per hour
    • Re-Roof - $75 plus $1 State surcharge
    • Re-Siding Inspection - $75 plus $1 State surcharge
    • Replacement Windows - $75 plus $1 State surcharge
    • Retaining Wall (over 4 feet in height) - $75 plus $1 State surcharge
    • Swimming Pool Above Ground (permanent) - $95 plus $1 State surcharge
    • Swimming Pool In-Ground - $120 plus $1 State surcharge
  • Septic Systems
    • Residential and Commercial Permit Fee includes plan review and two (2) inspections for a new system installation, alteration or repair.
      • Additional Septic Inspections or Site Visits - $45 per inspection or visit
      • Collector Sewage Treatment System - $1,000 per permit
      • Holding Tank Permit and Monitoring Agreement - $300 per permit
      • Septic Tank Replacement Permit and Tank Inspection
        • SSTS Type I and II Permit - $400 per permit
        • SSTS Type III Permit - $525 per permit
        • SSTS Type IV and V Administrative Processing Fee - $200 per permit
        • SSTS Type IV and V Systems Septic Escrow (Fee will cover contractor's hourly rate plus mileage for design review, soil verification and required inspections. Any additional costs beyond the escrow will be billed to the applicant) - $2,500 per escrow
        • SSTS Operating Permit Type IV and V - $350 for first 5 years
        • SSTS Operating Renewal Permit Type IV and V - $50 per year
      • Sewer Line Hook-Up Inspection - $45 per hook-up
      • MSTS Sewer Systems (Fee will cover contractor's hourly rate plus mileage for design review, soil verification and required inspections. Any additional costs beyond the escrow will be billed to the applicant) - $3,000 per escrow
      • MSTS Operating Permit - $350 per permit
      • MSTS Operating Permit Yearly Renewal - $50 per permit
      • After-the-Fact-Permit - Double the regular Permit Fee
      • AgBMP Loan Origination Fee (Does not include recording fees) - $100