Permit Fees

The determination of value or valuation under any of the provisions of this code shall be made by the Building Official. The valuation to be used in computing the permit and plan-check fees shall be the total value of all construction work for which the permit is issued, as well as all finish work, painting, roofing, electrical, plumbing, heating, air conditioning, elevators, fire extinguishing systems and any other permanent work or permanent equipment.

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*Please note that fees on the spreadsheet may or may not be applicable depending on the permit being applied for. Please contact the department for a final permit fee quote. Please contact the department for a permit quote for a valuation over $1,000,000.  507-444-4370

Total Value

Fee

$1 to $500

$16.05

$501 to $2,000

$16.05 first $500, plus $2.14 each additional $100 or fraction thereof, to and including $2,000

$2,001 to $25,000

$48.15 first $2,000, plus $9.63 each additional $1,000 or fraction thereof, to and including $25,000

$25,001 to $50,000

$269.64 first $25,000, plus $6.96 each additional $1,000 or fraction thereof, to and including $50,000

$50,001 to $100,000

$443.64 first $50,000, plus $4.82 each additional $1,000 or fraction thereof, to and including $100,000

$100,001 to $500,000

$684.64 first $100,000, plus $3.75 each additional $1,000 or fraction thereof, to and including $500,000

$500,001 to $1,000,000

$2,184.64 first $500,000, plus $3.21 each additional $1,000 or fraction thereof, to and including $1,000,000

$1,000,001 and up

$3,789.64 first $1,000,000, plus $2.14 each additional $1,000 or fraction thereof


Additional plan reviews required by changes, additions or revisions to approved plans

$45 per hour (minimum charge - 1/2 hour)

Inspection for which no fee is specifically indicated

$45 per hour (minimum charge - 1 hour)

Inspections outside of normal business hours

$45 per hour (minimum charge - 2 hours)

Mechanical and plumbing permit fees

Established based upon the installation valuation and the fee schedule in division (B)(1)(c)1. above, with reference to Minn. Stat. § 16B.665, as it may be amended from time to time

Plan review fees

65% of the permit fees as established in division (B)(1)(c)1. above

Reinspection fee assessed under provisions of the current State Building Code

$45 each