Fees

Building Division Fee Schedule - Effective October 12, 2020

BUILDING PERMIT FEES

Building Permit Fee *

$0- $100,000 - 3% of value

$100,001 – plus - 2% of value

*plus any State of Florida required surcharge or fee

Building Permit Fee

Private Inspector - 25% reduced fee

Private Plan Review - 25% reduced fee

Private Inspector and Private Plan Review - 50% reduced fee

Air Conditioning Exact Change Out

$40

Water Heater Exact Change Out

$40

Subcontractor Permit Fee (in addition to Building Permit Fee)

$30.00

Emergency Permitting, as determined by the Building Official (fee is in addition to regular permit fee)


Under $500 - $25.00

$501 - $2,500 - $40.00

$2,501 - $5,000 - $55.00

Greater than $5,000 - $55+$10 per $1,000 value (if emergency, as determined by Building Official)

Plan Review

30% of bldg permit fee to be applied to permit fee – nonrefundable, Minimum Fee $60.00 

Permit Fee for Solar energy system, small scale

$400.00

Failure to Obtain Permit  

Four (4) times permit fee

Flood Zone Drainage Plan Review 


Initial Review by Town Engineer - $400.00 

Subsequent Reviews of Same Plan - $135.00/hr.

Temporary Certificate of Occupancy

$200.00

Certificate/Letter of Completion  

$50.00

Building Permit Extension (maximum of 3)

1st:  $50.00; 2nd:  $75.00; 3rd:  $100.00

Notice of Commencement Form

$2.00

Revisions to Permitted Plan

Revisions with no change in dollar valuation - $35 Residential, $50 Commercial plus $10 per plan sheet.  

Revisions that create an increase in the valuation - 3% of added valuation 

and $35 Residential, $50 Commercial plus $10 per plan sheet.

Antenna Permit  

Same as Building Permit

Fire Alarm Permit

Same as Building Permit

Sign Permit Fees

Valuation of Sign           

$0-$500 - $ 30.00 

$501-$1,000 - $ 35.00 

$1,001 +  - $ 35.00 for 1st $1,000 + $5 for each add’l $1,000 or fraction

Sign Inspection Fee

$25.00

Sign Appeal Fee

$250.00

Sign Variance Fee

First - $450.00 

each additional - $100.00

Moving Building

$ 400.00

Demolition  Complete     

$ 300.00

Demolition  Partial         

Same as Building Permit

Condemned by Town for Demolition            

No Fee

Site Work Permit

$250.00

Reproduction of Building Plans

Maximum of eight 11x14 sheets @ 30 cents each may be done by 

employees; Larger Plans - $25 Service fee to Town, plus the party requesting copies shall pay courier fees & reproduction costs directly to the authorized printer. 

Reinspection Fee

First reinspection -$40.00

Second reinspection if “correction” not done - $75.00

Third reinspection if “correction” not done -$300.00 charged per 553.80 

Florida Statutes.

Duplicate Permit/Inspection Record

$20.00, Permit, w/ Inspection Record $30.00

BUSINESS TAX RECEIPT FEES

Administrative Services Fee for Business Tax Receipt

$50.00(non-refundable administrative fee) plus the cost of the Business Tax Receipt 

Registration Fee for certain businesses        

$35.00 (except building contractors) Licensed/Taxed elsewhere   

Transfer Fee

10% of the Annual License 

Change of Name; Transfer of Ownership, Change of Address 

Tax - minimum charge of $3, but not to exceed $25 

Change of Contractor

$25.00 plus 1% of remaining valuation to complete permitted work

Business Vehicle Decals (add’l)   

$2.00

Replacement copy of Tax Receipt

$10.00



Building Permit Inspection and Utilization Report for Fiscal Year 2020


Personnel service costs including salary, etc.

$304,198.59 (FY20) 

$202,112.63 (FY19)*

Operating Expenditures/Expenses

$151,568.50 (FY20)
$119,169.63 (FY19)*

Interest on Reserves

$11,333.21 (FY20)
(-) (FY19)*

Reserve Balance Carried Forward

$2,011,099.14 (FY20)
$1,631,249.86 (FY19)*

Revenue Derived from Fees/Fines

$824,283.17 (FY20)
$835,300.44 (FY19)*

Refunds

4

Number of Building Permit Applications Submitted

951

Number of Building Permit Applications Issued or Approved

880

Number of Building Inspections & Reinspections Requested

1,581; 35

Number of Building Inspections & Reinspections Conducted

1,576; 35

Number of Building Inspections Conducted by a Private Provider

2,182

Number of Audits Conducted by the Local Government of Private Provider Building Inspections

0

Number of Personnel Dedicated to Enforce the FBC, Issue Building Permits, & Conduct Inspections

3 (Full time);
3 (Part time)

* Information provided from most recent financial audit