Plumbing Permit Fees

Fees & Expiration Date
Plumbing permit fees are addressed in Sec. 42-18 of the Municipal Code and are periodically updated. Before receiving a plumbing permit, the owner or the owner's agent shall pay the fee specified. Plumbing permits expire one year after date of issuance.

Fee Schedule
Fixtures, as follows: sinks, water closets, baths (any description), washbasins, laundry trays, wash machine connection, urinals, floor drains, bar and soda fountains, ice makers, drinking fountains, catch basins, sump pits and ejectors, water heaters, food waste disposals, dishwashers, shower stalls, hose bibbs, sprinkling meters, water softeners or filters, receptors (all types), pressure reducing valves, backflow preventers, air admittance valves, grease interceptors, conductors, manholes, etc. $10 each
Building sanitary or storm sewers from main or lateral to building $50 first 100 feet or part thereof. $0.25 each foot over 100 feet
Water service (a water meter pit is required for all laterals longer than 300 feet) $50 first 100 feet or part thereof. $0.25 each foot over 100 feet
Private well or well pump $50 each
Well abandonment $100 each
Special inspection request $250
Reinspection fee or code violations $75 per inspection
Minimum plumbing permit fee (non-refundable) $50
Failure to take out permit before commencing work Double fee
Failure to call for required inspections $75

Holding Tank
The cash bond referenced in section 18-331(b) is $0.02 per gallon of the holding tank capacity