Building Fees


All plan check and permit fees are based on the value of the project. The project total is the value of all the construction that the permit is issued for. This includes all finished work, painting, roofing, electrical, plumbing, heating, air conditioning, elevators, fire extinguishing systems, overhead, any other permanent work or permanent equipment, paving and profit.

The types of fees mentioned below are not all inclusive.

  1. No Fees Due When Filing Application
  2. Fees Due When Permit is Issued

When the permit is issued you must pay a Building Permit fee.  Additional fees may include plan check fees, plumbing fees, electrical fees, SMIP (seismic impact) fees, sewer connection fee, water connection fee, city impact fee, county impact fee, park impact fee, and storm drain fee where applicable.  You may also be responsible for the fire and school impact fee.