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  Residential Fees
TABLE 1305.05(a) Residential Fees Based on Valuation including new structures, additions and alterations:
 
 
 Total Valuation Fee    Total Valuation Fee
 $1.00 to $3,000.00 $54.00      
 $3,001.00 to $4,000.00 $61.00      
 $4,001.00 to $5,000.00 $67.00      
 $5,001.00 to $6,000.00 $73.00   $10,001.00 to $11,000.00 $107.00
 $6,001.00 to $7,000.00 $80.00   $11,001.00 to $12,000.00 $113.00
 $7,001.00 to $8,000.00 $87.00   $12,001.00 to $13,000.00 $120.00
 $8,001.00 to $9,000.00 $94.00   $13,001.00 to $14,000.00 $126.00
 $9,001.00 to $10,000.00 $101.00   $14,001.00 to $15,000.00 $132.00
         
 $15,001.00 to $16,000.00 $139.00   $20,001.00 to $21,000.00 $170.00
 $16,001.00 to $17,000.00 $145.00   $21,001.00 to $22,000.00 $176.00
 $17,001.00 to $18,000.00 $151.00   $22,001.00 to $23,000.00 $182.00
 $18,001.00 to $19,000.00 $157.00   $23,001.00 to $24,000.00 $189.00
 $19,001.00 to $20,000.00 $163.00   $24,001.00 to $25,000.00 $195.00
         
 FEES OVER $25,000.00        
 $25,001.00 to $50,000.00   $195.00 for the first $25,001 plus 6.50 for each additional $1,000 or fraction thereof
         
 $50,001.00 to $100,000.00   $357.00 for the first $50,001 plus $6.00 for each additional $1,000 or fraction thereof
         
 $100,001 to $500,000   $657.00 for the first $100,000 plus $5.50 for each additional $1,000 or fraction thereof
         
 $500,000 or more    $2,857.00 for the first $500,000 plus $5.00 for each additional $1,000 or fraction thereof
         
         
 NOTE:        
 For residential projects subject to the Board of Building Standards, add 1% of the total fees:
         
  1305.05 (a)
+1305.05(c)
                         
Subtotal
X .01
                                     
1%=Board of Building Standards State Tax
Subtotal
                                     
= Total Permit Fees
     
         


Commercial Fees
TABLE 1305.05(b): Commercial Fees Based on Valuation including new structures, additions and alterations:

 Total Valuation Fee    Total Valuation Fee
 $1.00 to $5,000.00 $82.00      
 $5,001.00 to $6,000.00 $89.00      
 $6,001.00 to $7,000.00 $96.00      
 $7,001.00 to $8,000.00 $103.00      
 $8,001.00 to $9,000.00 $110.00      
 $9,001.00 to $10,000.00 $117.00      
         
 $10,001.00 to $11,000.00 $125.00   $15,001.00 to $16,000.00 $160.00
 $11,001.00 to $12,000.00 $132.00   $16,001.00 to $17,000.00 $167.00
 $12,001.00 to $13,000.00 $139.00   $17,001.00 to $18,000.00 $175.00
 $13,001.00 to $14,000.00 $146.00   $18,001.00 to $19,000.00 $182.00
 $14,001.00 to $15,000.00 $153.00   $19,001.00 to $20,000.00 $189.00
         
 $20,001.00 to $21,000.00 $196.00   $25,001.00 to $26,000.00 $231.00
 $21,001.00 to $22,000.00 $203.00   $26,001.00 to $27,000.00 $238.00
 $22,001.00 to $23,000.00 $210.00   $27,001.00 to $28,000.00 $245.00
 $23,001.00 to $24,000.00 $217.00   $28,001.00 to $29,000.00 $252.00
 $24,001.00 to $25,000.00 $224.00   $29,001.00 to $30,000.00 $259.00
         
 FEES OVER $30,001.00        
 $30,001.00 to $50,000.00   $259.00 for the first $30,001 plus 8.00 for each additional $1,000 or fraction thereof
         
 $50,001.00 to $100,000.00   $419.00 for the first $50,001 plus $7.50 for each additional $1,000 or fraction thereof
         
 $100,001 to $500,000   $794.00 for the first $100,000 plus $7.00 for each additional $1,000 or fraction thereof
         
 $500,000 or more    $3,594.00 for the first $500,000 plus $6.00 for each additional $1,000 or fraction thereof
         
 NOTE:        
 For commercial projects subject to the Board of Building Standards, add 3% of the total fees:
         
  1305.05 (b)
+1305.05(c)
                         
Subtotal
X .03
                                     
3%=Board of Building Standards State Tax
Subtotal
                                     
= Total Permit Fees
     
         

 
Plans Examination Fees
TABLE 1305.05(c) Plans Examination Fees including new structures, additions and alterations:

 Total Valuation Fee       
 $1.00 to $1,000.00 $33.00      
 $1,001.00 to $2,000.00 $39.00      
 $2,001.00 to $3,000.00 $45.00      
 $3,001.00 to $4,000.00 $51.00      
 $4,001.00 to $5,000.00 $57.00      
 $5,001.00 to $6,000.00 $63.00      
 $6,001.00 to $7,000.00 $69.00      
 $7,001.00 to $8,000.00 $75.00      
 $8,001.00 to $9,000.00 $81.00      
 $9,001.00 to $10,000.00 $87.00      
         
 $10,001.00 to $11,000.00 $93.00      
 $11,001.00 to $12,000.00 $99.00      
 $12,001.00 to $13,000.00 $105.00      
 $13,001.00 to $14,000.00 $111.00      
 $14,001.00 to $15,000.00 $117.00      
         
 $15,001.00 to $16,000.00 $123.00      
 $16,001.00 to $17,000.00 $129.00      
 $17,001.00 to $18,000.00 $135.00      
 $18,001.00 to $19,000.00 $141.00      
 $19,001.00 to $20,000.00 $147.00      
         
 $20,001.00 to $21,000.00 $153.00      
 $21,001.00 to $22,000.00 $159.00      
 $22,001.00 to $23,000.00 $165.00      
 $23,001.00 to $24,000.00 $171.00      
 $24,001.00 to $25,000.00 $177.00      
         
 $25,001.00 to $50,000.00   $177.00 for the first $25,001 plus 5.75 for each additional $1,000 or fraction thereof
         
 $50,001.00 to $100,000.00   $321.00 for the first $50,001 plus 5.25 for each additional $1,000or fraction thereof
         
 $100,001.00 to $500,000.00   $584.00 for the first $100,001 plus 4.75 for each additional $1,000 or fraction thereof
         
 $500,001.00 to unlimited   $2,484.00 for the first $500,001 plus 4.25 for each additional $1,000 or fraction thereof
         


Table 1305.05(d) Building and Structural Fees
 

 All Main Buildings Refer to Tables 1305.05(a)(b)(c)
   

 Residential accessory structures including garages,
 decks and in ground pools

$65.00
   
 Miscellaneous Construction Permit Fees: Total Fee including Plans Examination:
   
 Residential Above Ground Pools $30.00
   
 Residential Roofing $30.00
   
 Residential Retaining Wall $30.00 over 4 feet high
   
 Commercial Retaining Wall Refer to Tables 1305.05(b)(c)
   
 Commercial Accessory Structures Refer to Tables 1305.05(b)(c)
   
 Commercial Roofing

Refer to Table 1305.(b)                                                     Maximum Fee: $300.00

   
 Commercial Engineering Review  As billed per hour by the City Engineer
   
 Commercial Tents $75.00 for 30 days maximum
   
 Permanent Signs $65.00 for each sign up to 50 square feet $100.00 for each sign over 50 square feet
   
 Temporary Signs $30.00 per sign event–20 days maximum

 
Table 1305.05(e) HVAC Fees
 

 New Installations  Refer to Tables 1305.05(a)(b)(c)
   
 Residential Replacement Furnace or AC $65.00
   
 Residential Replacement Furnace & AC $80.00
   
 Commercial Replacement Heating or AC $110.00 per unit


Table 1305.05(f) Fire Suppression Systems
 

 Fire Suppression Systems Refer to Tables 1305.05(a)(b)(c)


Table 1305.05(g) Plumbing Fees
 

 Plumbing Installations Refer to Hamilton County Plumbing Fee Schedule
   
 Plumbing Contractor Registration $50.00
   
 License Exam - Journeyman  $50.00
   
 License, annual renewal - Journeyman $16.00
   
 Plumber’s Apprentice $5.00


Table 1305.05(h) Electrical Fees
 

 Electrical Fees Refer to Inspection Bureau Incorporated of Hamilton County Fees

 
Table 1305.05(i) Miscellaneous Fees
 

 Wrecking or moving buildings & structures Refer to Table 1305.05(a)(b)
Maximum Fee: $300.00
   
 New commercial paved and parking areas Refer to Tables 305.05(b)(c)
   
 Residential Fences or Driveways $20.00
   
 Residential Sidewalks $10.00 when in the public right of way
   
 Commercial Fences $60.00

 
Table 1305.05(j) Occupancy and Rental Certificates
 

 Certificates of Occupancy $35.00 plus the Permit Fee
   
 Commercial Certificates of Use & Occupancy $165.00 without a Building Permit for changes of use & occupancy and no permit for each 25,000 cubic feet of volume
   
 Temporary Commercial Certificate of Occupancy $110.00 for each 30 days
   
 Residential Change of Use or Occupancy $85.00 without a Building Permit for changes of occupancy and no permit
   
 Residential Rental Certificate $55.00 for the two year period
   
 Renewal of a Residential Rental Certificate $40.00 for the two year period without a required inspection
   
 Renewal of a Residential Rental Certificate $30.00 for the two year period owner occupied with 1 rental unit without a required inspection
   
 Temporary Residential Rental Certificate $30.00
   
 Copy of Certificate at reproduction cost


Table 1305.05(k) Administration Fees, Penalties and Refunds
 

 Penalty for work without a Permit Triple Fee up to a maximum of $1,000
   
 Re-inspection for work with a Permit $60.00 for each additional re-inspection after the second re-inspection
   
 Inspection outside normal hours $70.00 per hour - 3 hour minimum for Permit work
   
 Inspection outside normal hours  $60.00 per hour – 2 hour minimum for property maintenance standards
   
 Permit Renewal
 No plans exam
Refer to Tables 1305.05(a)(b)
   
 Permit Renewal
 With plans examination
Refer to Tables 1305.05(a)(b)(c)
   
 Revised Plans $85.00 per hour
   
 Refunds
 Cancellation before work begins 
˝ Permit Fee- $55.00 minimum
   
 Refunds after work begins No fees returned
   
 Error by Building Department  Full Permit Fees returned, no plans  examination fees returned
   
 Record research & retrieval    At cost of personnel and materials involved
   
 Copies At cost of reproduction
   
 Plans Consultation $85.00 per hour – ˝ hour minimum
   
 Fees not specified As determined by the Building Commissioner
   
 Copies of the Zoning Code $30.00


Table 1305.05(l) Boards and Commission Filing Fees
 

 Planning Commission $300.00 plus consultants fees at their billed hourly rates
   
 Planning Commission $100.00 for minor projects of limited scope plus consultants fees at their billed hourly rates
   
 Board of Zoning Appeals $85.00
   
 Property Maintenance Code Appeals Board $70.00
   
 Norwood Board of Building Appeals $85.00

 

 
     

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